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How Netflix is Using IPv6 to Enable Hyperscale Networking

Netflix continues to grow at an astonishing rate. With more subscribers and productions than ever, its network must continue to scale to connect it all.

In this Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent session, follow the Netflix cloud networking team on a journey to understand the scaling challenges that Netflix faces with IPv4 and the drivers for IPv6. Explore design patterns and architectural flaws that fundamentally shape the design of most VPC networks. Get insight into the close collaboration between Netflix and AWS that drove new features using Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), AWS Direct Connect, and AWS Transit Gateway,

AWS Services Used

Amazon EC2

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) offers the broadest and deepest compute platform, with over 600 instances and choice of the latest processor, storage, networking, operating system, and purchase model to help you best match the needs of your workload.

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AWS Direct Connect

The AWS Direct Connect cloud service is the shortest path to your AWS resources.

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AWS Transit Gateway

AWS Transit Gateway connects your Amazon Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) and on-premises networks through a central hub.

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