Direct Connect


Selectel Direct Connect service is a solution that makes it easy to establish direct connection of AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform clouds through the guaranteed bandwidth with access to the following Selectel products:

Benefits of a direct connection are low latency and minimal jitter (latency variation). It is best for transmitting traffic that is critical to time delays (for example, audio).

Full list of clouds available for connection:

  • AWS
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Google Cloud
  • Alibaba Cloud
  • IBM Cloud
  • Oracle Cloud
  • Salesforce
  • Nutanix Xi Cloud

Enabling the Service

To order the service in the Control panel:

  1. Go to the Network Services section.
  2. Open the Direct Connect tab.
  3. Click Order next to the Direct Connection to Partner Cloud service.
  4. Specify the required network capacity.
  5. Select a cloud to connect.
  6. Enter the city.
  7. Click Order.

After submitting the order, a corresponding ticket will be created. A Selectel specialist will contact you in this ticket to clarify the details and guide you through the connection process.

Please note that in addition to paying for the Direct Connect service, you will also be charged for the outgoing traffic from the selected third-party cloud.

Disabling the Service

If you no longer need the service, create a ticket to disable it.