Why Alibaba Cloud Network
Cross-Region Global Network Connection
Alibaba Cloud provides fast and cost-effective networking services for multinational enterprises to build cross-region network connections. We ensure that your cross-region interconnections are legal and compliant.
Set up a multi-region networking environment in 4 easy steps and within 5 minutes.
The cost depends on the demands of your network needs. No extra charges are required.
Significantly reduces network latency. It improves business processes and overall communication.
As a leading cloud provider in China, we provide reliable network connection at home and in China. Explore More
Comprehensive Hybrid Network Solution
For any industry, Alibaba Cloud hybrid cloud network solution enables you to connect your on-premise data from IDC, headquarters, branches, or offline stores to Alibaba Cloud. The hybrid network connections ensure that your cross-region interconnections are secure, reliable, and flexible.
Quickly and Easily Set-up and Manage Your Networks
Alibaba Cloud provides you with an easy-to-use interface to manage your networking services, such as Cloud Enterprise Network. You can set up a multi-region networking environment in 4 steps within 5 minutes.
Our Networking Services
An Internet-based service that establishes a connection between a VPC and on-premise data center.
VPN Gateway is used to transmit encrypted traffic between Alibaba Cloud VPCs and enterprise data centers, enterprise office networks, or Internet platforms over the Internet.
Start From $0.059/Hour(s)
SecureProvides various security measures to ensure your data security. These include data source verification, data encryption, anti-tamper protection, and anti-replay measures.
Easy to ConfigureAn out-of-the-box product that requires only simple configurations.
Cost-EffectiveDedicated connections are built based on the Internet, which lowers the cost by about 70%.
A dedicated network connection between different cloud environments.
This service is used in multiple scenarios such as VPC communication across regions or user accounts, or data transmission between your on-premise data center and the cloud over a leased line.
Start From $731/Month
SecurityYour data is securely transferred across on-premises data centers without being exposed to the Internet.
FlexibilityExpress Connect allows you to build a hybrid cloud network by offering over 50 access points.
StabilityExpress Connect provides redundant links to ensure the reliability and stability of communications.
High SpeedExpress Connect supports low-latency high-bandwidth transmission even between distanced physical locations through internal network connections.
Smart Access Gateway
(China Only) Provides an end-to-end cloud deployment solution for connecting hardware and software to Alibaba Cloud.
This allows enterprises to connect to the nearest VPC through encrypted connections.
Start from $1,269.17/Year
Smart ConnectionsA highly automated and out-of-the-box service. It automatically converges the network to adapt to topology changes.
ReliabilityYou can connect to the VPC that is nearest to their region. Device and link failover ensures that your on-premises business systems can establish reliable connections to the cloud.
SecurityThe on-premises systems are connected to VPCs through encrypted connections. Data is encrypted for secure transmission over the Internet.
Cloud Enterprise Network
A comprehensive set of virtual networking capabilities that provide customers multi-region networking on the cloud.
The product facilitates communication between VPC to VPC and VPC to IDC.
Start From $68/Month
Easy to useConfigure your CEN by completing four simple steps in five minutes.
Cost-EffectiveThe costs are about 10% lower than Express Connect.
Flexible Allocation of Bandwidth ResourcesYou can customize your bandwidth package, allocate bandwidth resources to various regions, and scale bandwidth to your needs at any time.
Virtual Private Cloud
Provides an isolated cloud network to operate resources in a secure environment.
Build your isolated network environment based on Alibaba Cloud including customizing the IP address range, network segment, route table, and gateway.
Start From $0/Month
Secure IsolationLayer-2 logical isolation is achieved between different VPC instances.
ScalabilityWorks with multiple products and easily manages Internet portals to provide a hybrid cloud architecture.
Free of ChargeA fully isolated VPC environment for free on the Alibaba Cloud platform.
An independent public IP resource that decouples ECS and public IP resources, allowing you to flexibly manage public IP resources.
Includes multiple billing and purchasing options as well as a wide array of management methods.
Start From $0.003/Hour(s)
Low-costSupports Pay-By-Traffic and option for discounted subscription prices.
High AvailabilityBased on its highly available underlying architecture, this EIP prevents SPOF and supports cross-zone disaster tolerance.
Easy to UseElastic IP is ready to deploy upon purchase and bandwidth changes take effect in real time.
A public Internet gateway for flexible usage of network resources and access to VPC.
It is an enterprise-class public network gateway, providing proxy services (SNAT and DNAT), up to 10 Gbps forwarding capacity, and cross-zone disaster recovery.
Start From $1.829/Day(s)
High ReliabilityNAT Gateway is an extremely stable gateway service, which has been used in disaster recovery across zones.
Cost-EffectivenessSupports bandwidth sharing, which allows multiple VPC-connected ECS instances to share Internet bandwidth.
High PerformanceA NAT gateway can support up to 10 Gbps of throughput and one million connections, to meet the requirements of super large business system deployment in the cloud.
Server Load Balancer
Distributes traffic among multiple instances to improve the service capabilities of your applications.
You can use SLB to prevent single point of failures (SPOFs) and improve the availability and the fault tolerance capability of your applications.
Start From $0.003/Hour(s)
Same-City Disaster RecoverySupports high availability across zones and failover within 30 seconds.
Traffic DistributionSupports automatic traffic distribution among multiple instances to improve the servicing capabilities of your applications.
Extremely High PerformanceProvides guaranteed-performance instances and supersize instances.
How It Works
- Interconnect to Global Cloud
- Connect IDCs to the Cloud
- Accelerate Global Connection
- Connect Satellite Offices to the Cloud
- With Alibaba Cloud networking, you can build your global business network connections using multiple VPCs in different regions. Cloud Enterprise Network learns the routing information and distributes the routing automatically. So it provides advanced communication between VPCs. You can experience the faster, secure, and high-quality network worldwide.
Building a cross-region hybrid enterprise network
- Optimize your internal business operations by connecting multiple offices, stores, and branches in different regions. Explore More
- Alibaba Cloud networking services enable your enterprise to access Alibaba Cloud Express Connect leased line from different local data centers. You can experience a high-quality network connection with our fast, compliant, and secure network cables.
Dedicated network connection between different cloud environments
- Access services on cloud from your own data center. Explore More
- For global business management, low latency communication between HQ and international offices is vital. Cloud Enterprise Network gives businesses access to multiple VPCs and regions, which improves business processes and overall connection with lower latency between headquarters and global branches.
Accelerate your websites, mobile apps and application services
- Bring the best experiences to your global customers with our fast and reliable networking services. Explore More
- Alibaba Cloud networking services enable your enterprise to interconnect with branch offices with services including Smart Access Gateway, VPN Gateway and 3rd party SD-WAN provider that can access Alibaba Cloud from different local data centers. Our fast, compliant, fast, and secure network allows you to access your business on the cloud easily.
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