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Cloud Data Center Interconnect

Data center interconnect for the cloud era

Nokia cloud data center interconnect (cloud DCI) solutions enable you to connect your data centers in the cloud with greater scalability, reliability and security. Our cloud DCI solutions leverage leading–edge technology, such as the Nokia Photonic Service Engine 3 (PSE-3), to provide the scalability, agility and flexibility you need to interconnect data centers and IT resources across private, virtual private, hybrid, and public clouds.

We offer cloud DCI solutions for:

Nokia cloud DCI solutions let you choose the best option to enable your data centers and IT resources for the cloud

The Photonic Service Engine 3 is lighting the way to a new approach and taking optical networking to the limit of physics. Fulfill your network’s true potential with maximum capacity and radically simplified programmability.

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The emerging cloud ecosystem

How can you benefit from our cloud DCI solutions?

  • Get the high-speed, low-latency, reliable, and secure bandwidth you need to connect cloud data centers and IT resources
  • Leverage multi-site and multi-technology capabilities to share data, distribute applications, and balance workloads across multiple data centers and cloud types
  • Orchestrate network resources quickly and efficiently so you can provision connections on demand between data centers and across clouds

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How can you use cloud DCI?

  • Generate revenue with managed cloud DCI using wavelength, Carrier Ethernet and IP/MPLS services
  • Repurpose data centers and central offices to offer virtual private and hosted cloud services
  • Co-locate in CNP facilities with other CSPs to provide cloud exchange and interconnect
  • Provide metro and long-haul cloud DCI services for ICPs and CNPs

  • Build out metro-scale data centers to increase footprint and reach in more metro markets
  • Implement private campus and metro DCI for intra- and inter- data center connectivity
  • Offer direct connect services to enterprise, government and public sector customers
  • Offer cloud connect and bandwidth exchange services to CSPs and ICPs

  • Connect web-scale data centers with terabit DCI over metro, long-haul and submarine distances
  • Offer direct connect cloud DCI services to enterprise, government and public sector customers
  • Co-locate in CNP and CSP facilities to extend footprint and reach
  • Develop partnerships with cloud and content providers to attract new customers

  • Build private clouds to provide control and security for business-critical applications
  • Create virtual private clouds by extending private cloud to CSP and CNP data centers
  • Create hybrid clouds by combining private and/or virtual private with public clouds
  • Use virtual private and hybrid clouds for agility and flexibility for non-critical applications

Discover our cloud interconnect solutions

Nokia cloud DCI solutions include secure optical transport and IP/MPLS routing solutions, as well as SDN solutions to optimize and automate the data center and the WAN. Our solutions address different business needs and help you to interconnect your data centers and IT resources in the cloud with unprecedented scalability, reliability and security. And they combine flexibility with reach to support metro, regional, long-haul and ultra-long haul and submarine connectivity requirements.

Cloud DCI for CSPsDeliver highly scalable managed cloud DCI using wavelength, carrier Ethernet and IP/MPLS services

Cloud DCI for CNPsInterconnect your data centers with high capacity, metro optimized cloud DCI solutions

Cloud DCI for ICPsImplement high performance, low latency cloud DCI with long-haul reach and terabit capacity

Cloud DCI for business-critical enterprise, public sector and strategic industries Get the scalable, reliable and secure DCI solutions you need for your private cloud

Cloud DCI for enterprise Build enterprise private optical networks for DCI with ease and economy

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