A Revolution in Networking: Cloud Enterprise Network

CEN offers a comprehensive set of virtual networking capabilities that provide customers multi-region networking on the cloud

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Scenarios of Cloud Enterprise Network (CEN)

Lower the latency between headquarters and global branches

As your business grows globally, low latency communication between HQ and international offices is vital. CEN gives businesses access to multiple VPCs and regions, which improves business processes and overall communication.

Business Type

Enterprise Group
Financial Institutions
Cross-Border Trade

On-premises servers synch with the cloud no matter how many regions you’re operating in

Whether operating from on premise servers or from the cloud, CEN’s high-speed data relaying is critical for cloud – to – local IDC communication or vice versa.

Business Type

Government Agency
Data-sensitive Business

Offering low latency for your worldwide user base

Have users around the world? With CEN, latency problem caused by geographical distance is a thing of the past. With network infrastructure globally located, CEN allows you to increase user experience and customer satisfaction.

Business Type

Real-time Online Games
Live Video Platform
Online Education

The Advantages of Cloud Enterprise Network (CEN)

You can create multiple VPCs in different regions and connect to VPCs from IDCs through leased lines and do it all on Alibaba Cloud

Worldwide Network Capabilities

Covering 18 regions throughout the world, CEN can deliver secure and reliable communications to and from IDCs in any region.

Superior Speed

Over one thousand times faster than the internet, CEN’s powerful network capabilities make it easier to achieve low-latency and high-speed networking.

Access Nearby CEN Nodes

With more than 60 areas deployed globally, Alibaba Cloud’s large node network give you access to close by nodes. Which provides a shorter geographic distance.

Disaster Recovery

With CEN, there are at least four independent redundancy links between any two nodes. Therefore if ever there is a problem your business won’t suffer.

Four Steps to Get Started

1

Create a CEN Instance

2

Add Network Instances

3

Purchase a Bandwidth Package

4

Configure Cross-region Bandwidth

1

Create a CEN Instance

2

Add Network Instances

3

Purchase a Bandwidth Package

4

Configure Cross-region Bandwidth

Lower Costs with Bandwidth Packages

If you purchase a bandwidth package by region group (e.g. Mainland China <--> North America), you can allocate bandwidth between regions (e.g. China East 1<--> US West 1) as needed, which will help you save on traffic costs.

e.g.
Mainland China
North America

Bandwidth Package

AreaIncluded Regions
Mainland ChinaChina North 1 (Qingdao), China North 2 (Beijing), China North 3 (Zhangjiakou), China South 1 (Shenzhen), China East 1 (Hangzhou), China East 2 (Shanghai), China North 5 (Hohhot)
North AmericaUS West 1 (Silicon Valley), US East 1 (Virginia)
Asia PacificHong Kong, Asia Pacific SE 1 (Singapore), Asia Pacific SE 3 (Kuala Lumpur), Asia Pacific SE 5(Jakarta), Asia Pacific NE 1 (Tokyo), Asia Pacific SOU 1 (Mumbai)
EuropeEU Central 1 (Frankfurt), EU West 1 (London)
AustraliaAsia Pacific SE 2 (Sydney)
Connection within region is free, no need to purchase bandwidth package

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