Telstra and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have signed an agreement defining the relationship to deliver solutions that bring cloud services closer to Australian businesses and consumers.
Telstra intends to explore a number of AWS edge computing solutions that will enable organizations to deploy applications closer to end customers for resilience, performance, and a faster and more seamless user experience.
In order to offer customers new differentiated functions, AWS and Telstra are planning how AWS edge computing solutions can be integrated into Telstra’s multi-access network.
For example, by integrating AWS’s edge computing solutions and Telstra’s 5G network, application traffic from 5G devices can reach cloud services that run in edge computing locations without leaving the Telstra network.
This avoids the latency that would result from multiple hops to the internet and means customers in industries that …