Cloud Connect Direct enabled Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute™ from BT

British Telecommunications plc.

Get a secure, reliable, and consistent business-grade connection to Microsoft Azure from your own private WAN. Find out more with our free discovery workshop.

Use our free workshop to understand how BT can connect you securely and consistently, directly from our global network using the latest Software Defined Network (SDN) technology, you can be on-net with Microsoft Azure and Software as a Service (SaaS) rapidly.

Direct private WAN connectivity also means your sites appear as on-net sites on your MPLS network, enabling you to set policies for your entire global network from a single policy control point. Our single management dashboard allows you to monitor features such as connectivity, routing, performance, access control and applications.

Cloud Direct Connect is a cost effective and low risk way to connect all your on-premises sites and branch offices to your Microsoft Azure cloud environments.

What’s included in the service:

Direct connectivity - from a business-grade private WAN.

Embedded security - with all the protection of a physical firewall, but virtual.

A more reliable connection - leveraging our global infrastructure.

Fully-managed - giving you time to spend on important business priorities.

We’re committed to delivering the best cloud connectivity solutions on the market. Cloud Connect Direct business benefits:

  • access Microsoft Azure Cloud directly from your own private network.
  • guarantee user experience with a low latency private connection, fully managed by us.
  • get up and running quickly when we connect the service to your MPLS IP VPN in days.
  • stay flexible and add users and offices when you need them, redesign your connections quickly.
  • remain secure and compliant with complete control of where your data goes on its journey from A to B.

It’s not just the service that makes the difference, but who you choose it with. Why choose Cloud Connect Direct from BT?

We're truly global – we supply global connectivity to all our cloud providers with connections for different services in each continent.

It's built on experience – we have an established history of delivering cutting-edge cloud solutions that meet the evolving needs of businesses around the world in a wide range of industries.

It's customisable – Cloud Connect Direct is part of a portfolio of services that include global data centre connectivity solutions, internet gateways, and cloud-based security – all designed to give your business network the edge in an ever-changing digital landscape.

Get in touch today and talk to one of our specialists to book your workshop or visit Cloud Connect Direct.

Terms and conditions:

This first free workshop will frame the overall elements of the Cloud Connect Direct and provide you with a detailed understanding of how we can work with you as a trusted partner. T&Cs apply.

The services described in this publication are subject to availability and may be modified from time to time. Services and equipment are provided subject to British Telecommunications plc’s & its affiliates respective standard conditions of contract. Nothing in this publication forms any part of any contract. © British Telecommunications plc. Registered office: One Braham, Braham Street, London, E1 8EE. Registered in England No: 1800000