Multi-Cloud for the Digital Silk Road?

What Is the Digital Silk Road?

The Connectivity Challenge

Enter Alibaba, Tencent and Huawei Clouds

“Forget Google versus Facebook. Forget Uber versus Lyft. Forget Amazon versus…well, everybody. The technology world’s most bruising battle for supremacy is taking place in China.” — NY Times

The Investigation Parameters

1. What Exactly Does “Slow” Connectivity Mean?

2. Does Indirect Connectivity via the Cloud Provider Add Value?

3. Do Increases in Latency Affect All 6 Traffic Paths to Beijing at the Same Time?

The Live Results

The Findings

1. Even Snails Move Faster than This!

2. Don’t Take the Direct Flight

3. It’s Yes to Multi-Cloud

Next Steps

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