Connect to
Microsoft Azure

Enhance the speed, reliability and performance of your connections to Microsoft Azure with Console Connect.

We make connecting directly to Azure easy

Using the Console Connect Network-as-a-Service platform, it couldn’t be simpler for your business to directly connect to Microsoft products and services.

As a trusted Azure ExpressRoute partner, Console Connect offers extensive reach to Microsoft locations worldwide using our own high-performance global network.

Through a single management portal, you can build and scale your connectivity to Microsoft and all other major cloud platforms – in real-time and on-demand.

Your global Azure ExpressRoute Partner

The following Azure ExpressRoute locations are available on-demand via Console Connect – with new locations being added all the time.

RegionCountryCityData Centre
Australia EastAustraliaSydneyEquinix SY2
Australia EastAustraliaSydney2NextDC S1
East AsiaChinaHong KongEquinix HK1
East AsiaChinaHong Kong2MEGA-i
Germany West CentralGermanyFrankfurtInterxion FRA11
North EuropeIrelandDublinEquinix DB3
Japan EastJapanTokyo2AT TOKYO
West EuropeNetherlandAmsterdam2Interxion AMS8
Southeast AsiaSingaporeSingaporeEquinix SG1
Southeast AsiaSingaporeSingapore2Global Switch Tai Seng
South Africa NorthSouth AfricaJohannesburgTeraco JB1
UK SouthUKLondonEquinix LD5
North Central USUSAChicagoEquinix CH1

The faster, smarter way to manage your connectivity to Microsoft

Easy setup

Console Connect does the heavy lifting with connecting your on-premises network to Microsoft.

Improve performance

Avoid the public internet and experience a more consistent and secure connection to Microsoft.

Simple to manage

See real-time pricing for connectivity to Microsoft and self-provision and manage your interconnection through our platform or via our API.


Access multiple Azure ExpressRoute locations or connect seamlessly between different cloud providers.

Reduce network costs

Save money on egress charges and adjust bandwidth to meet the needs of your workload.

From device to cloud

Connect your devices directly to Microsoft to support remote working or IoT applications.

How to connect

Point-to-point Layer 2

Watch our demo on how to quote, order, and manage a dedicated Layer 2 connection to Microsoft.

Layer 3 CloudRouter®

Or learn how to use CloudRouter® to add a Microsoft instance and create a virtual Layer 3 connection.

How it works

Let’s talk about how Console Connect
can work for your business