Cloud Networking: A Global Cloud Network for Distributed Business System

Fig: Traditional network and Cloud Network

Need of Cloud Networking Architecture

Basically, traditional networks unable to meet the networking requirements like dynamic scalability, handling of network traffic, server virtualization traffic, central control and management in data centers.

Architecture Diagram of CEN

Alibaba Cloud Enterprise Network is a highly defined network built on high-performance and low-latency global private network.

Fig: Architecture diagram of CEN

Advantages of Architecture

  • Centrally managed system. This gives the visibility, and absolute control across the network.
  • Simplified configuration and tighter security.
  • Network administrators can quickly adjust the network, based on changing requirements.
  • Provides real-time network presence.
  • Human errors reduce drastically due to speed and automation.
  • Designed to improve the mobility, agility, flexibility of networks, and data communication.
  • Lower operating costs.
  • Alibaba Cloud Enterprise Network provides worldwide connection.
  • Low latency and high speed.
  • Nearby access and shortest-path connection.
  • Redundancy and disaster recovery.
  • Systematic management.


Cloud networking architecture is a gem, which not only benefits the large and small organizations with its network’s requirements but also provides the better visibility of issues. Security, higher efficiency, better performance, data storage & time management reduces the administrative loads & provides speed and automation. Alibaba cloud enterprise network provides a hybrid and distributed global network.

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