Equinix Fabric

Equinix Fabric enables enterprises to do more in the cloud by providing secure, direct, flexible network connections to a wide range of cloud service providers globally. Our interconnected approach allows you to boost cloud application performance, reduce latency, and improve scale, network control, and visibility to deliver a quality cloud experience to your end users.

The Equinix Fabric portal is a web-based user interface for customers and resellers of Equinix Fabric to order, create, delete and monitor private virtual network connections between buyers and sellers of cloud services.

Equinix Fabric 2021.4 is available November 8, 2021.

This release includes an update of the Equinix Fabric Dashboard, the addition of the Service Token Inventory, and a new feature in the Connections Inventory that allows you to download a spreadsheet containing your entire inventory.


Equinix Fabric Spotlight

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Equinix Fabric Dashboard

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New Connections Inventory

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Service Token Inventory

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2021.3 is available August 16, 2021.

Equinix Fabric 2021.3 includes the addition of the Performance Dashboard, the Consolidated Portal Experience, and the Discovery home page to improve the overall user experience. This release also includes billing and invoicing improvements, Azure ExpressRoute improvements, and incident notification enhancements.


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Consolidated Portal Experience

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Health Dashboard on Equinix Fabric

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2021.2 is available May 10, 2021.

Equinix Fabric 2021.2 includes the new Connections Inventory page and a new Service Token creation process. We also have enhancements to the Layer 2 Service Profile creation process, and Azure ExpressRoute improvements.


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Create a Support Ticket

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New Connections Inventory

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Create a Connection with an A-Side Service Token

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Create a Connection with a Z-Side Service Token

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2021.1 is available February 15, 2021.

This Equinix Fabric release includes a new visualization tool for users, enhancements to the Fabric to non-Fabric connection process, and improvements to the service profile workflow.


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Virtual Resource Permissions for Shared Assets

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Virtual Connection Utilization

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Enable Permissions Across Organizations

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2020.4 is available November 9, 2020.

With this release, we've changed the name of Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric to Equinix Fabric. The new name will start appearing in Equinix portals, websites, and product documentation.


What's New 'Cliff Notes'

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Non-Equinix Fabric Customer Connection

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New User Creation WATCH (4 min) Transcript (English only)

Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2020.3 is available August 31, 2020.

With this release, ECX Fabric resellers and customers can now more effectively manage their needs. They have the ability to control virtual resource permissions at the sub-account level and better manage dynamic bandwidth. Plus, resellers can provide service tokens to their customers, enabling connections to a wide range of destinations.


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Reseller Impersonation

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Sub-Account User Connection to Self

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New User Creation

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2020.2 is available May 15, 2020.

This release enhances creating new users.


What's New 'Cliff Notes'

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New User Creation

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Transcript (English only)

Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2020.1.1 is available March 8, 2020.

This release adds enhancements to permissions.


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Permissions Management

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User Privileges

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User Permissions to Connect Between Ports

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Layer 2 Connection Permissions

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Layer 3 Subscription Permissions

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Layer 2 Service Profile Permissions

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Layer 3 Service Profile Permissions

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View-Only Permissions to Virtual Resources

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Removal of Permissions

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 2020.1 (formerly 6.7) is available February 17, 2020.


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Port to Port Self Connections

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Access Unitas Global Services

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 6.5 is available October 4, 2019.


What's New 'Cliff Notes'

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Cross-Release Videos

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Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

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Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

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Transcript (English only)

Port Ordering Workflow

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Equinix Fabric 6.4 is available August 19, 2019.


What's New 'Cliff Notes'

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What's New 'Deep Dives'

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Cross-Release Videos

These videos describe the setup and configuration of additional features and functionalities.

Create Layer 2 Service Profile on Equinix Fabric

WATCH (4 min)

Transcript (English only)

Google Cloud Interconnect through Fabric

WATCH (5 min)

Transcript (English only)

Port Ordering Workflow

WATCH (4 min)

Transcript (English only)