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WAN Geography Benchmark
|WAN Geography Benchmark|
Published: April 15, 2021
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
Looking to move data centers to get closer to cloud service providers? Assessing the best locations to optimize carrier PoP coverage, connectivity, and cost? Run a WAN Geography Benchmark before you buy.
A WAN Geography benchmark is your personalized cloud and WAN compass. This bespoke tool helps users optimize their network architecture for the cloud.
When it comes to selecting data centers and carriers to support a WAN, there are two major challenges:
Our methodology ranks each data center based on your priorities and illustrates how they stack up against one another. The final deliverable paints a clear picture of which data center is best for each of your offices.
This tool is powered by our extensive research into the geography of carrier PoP locations, data centers, cloud regions and on-ramps, and global bandwidth pricing. We tailor these datasets to match specific corporate network footprints and provide data-driven rankings of providers in a custom report.
First, we collect information on your office locations and preferences:
Next, we run your preferences through our databases of over 3 million data points to create a ranked list of data centers and carriers that match your profile.
Here's what you can expect from the deliverable:
These include your preferred vendors and other wellconnected options you may have missed.
The WAN Geography Benchmark links seamlessly to the Cloud and WAN Infrastructure and Data Center Research Service. Your WAN Geography Benchmark subscription includes access to both services.