Cloud Prioritisation

Colt IP Access with Cloud Prioritisation: B2B Internet connectivity optimised for Microsoft SaaS applications

The key to Microsoft SaaS application performance

Colt Cloud Prioritisation combines the benefits of optimised routing and direct peering infrastructure with traffic prioritisation between customer router and provider edge router. Customers can reach Microsoft Teams, Office 365, Azure, Windows Virtual Desktop, or any other Microsoft SaaS application with a consistent and SLA-backed user experience.

It is one of the first services of its kind to launch at scale in Europe and Asia and works best in conjunction with the new Microsoft Azure Peering Service.

Why choose Colt IP Access with Cloud Prioritisation?

  • End-to-end performance

    Prioritisation from Azure Cloud down to the last mile – end customer’s HQ or branch site

  • Control

    Extensive direct Colt-to-Microsoft local peering in 26 public exchanges +7 private peering points in Europe and Asia

  • Consistent performance

    30 millisecond SLA guaranteed Round Trip Delay (RTD) to the closest Microsoft peering point

  • Local Reach

    Available to 29,000+ Enterprise buildings and 900 Datacenters on Colt’s fibre + 3rd party last mile

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IP Access with Cloud Prioritisation explained

  • Cloud Prioritisation customers can decide how much of their Internet bandwidth is dynamically reserved for Microsoft. This will work for both incoming and outgoing traffic. Colt has a unique direct interconnection infrastructure with Microsoft in 21 locations across Europe and Asia.

    This dense network of interconnections will make sure that the traffic gets to its destination quickly and without unnecessary intermediate stations.

  • Cloud Prioritisation is a feature of Colt IP Access and can be ordered by all new and existing customers.

    Colt’s IP Access Services Portfolio delivers premium business class Internet access that provides enterprises with the reliable, high performance service they need.

    To find out more about Colt IP Access, visit the page here

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