Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute provides a high-performance, private and secure connection between your IT environment and Microsoft Azure and Office 365. ExpressRoute offers greater privacy and security than typical cloud connections, and enables any enterprise to build hybrid cloud environments with greater network control and reliability.
- Direct connection services and ExpressRoute allow you to access Azure and Office 365 through our data centres securely and with low latency for better application performance of Office 365’s collaboration tools like Skype for Business (formerly Lync), SharePoint, and Yammer.
- Private access enables Microsoft Azure to deliver the unique capabilities of hybrid cloud, including application services, production and identity management, data and backup and recovery services, and infrastructure services such as virtual networks and traffic management.
- Seamless, automated provisioning using integrated API capabilities so you can set up virtual connectivity and Azure services in near real time.
- Redundant and diverse interconnectivity paths to and from the Microsoft Azure cloud for true reliability.