Create a Connection with an A-Side Token

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Purpose An A-side service token can be used to create a virtual connection to a service provider or another Equinix Fabric customer.

Create a Connection with an A-Side Token

  1. Log in to the Equinix Fabric portal.
  2. On the Connections menu, click Create a Connection.

  3. Select the service provider or other Equinix Fabric you want to connect to.

  4. Click Create Connection.

  5. In the Origin section, click Service Token.

  6. Enter the service token provided by the service provider or other Equinix Fabric customer and click Validate.

  7. Once the service token is validated, click Redeem. The port assigned to you will display in the Origin section.

  1. In the Connection Information section, enter a connection name.

  2. Select a Connection Speed. Connection speed options are pre-defined by the vendor.

  3. Click Next.

  4. Review your order.

  5. Click Submit Order. A confirmation page will display with information about the connection, including the unique ID and a link to view the connection in your Connections Inventory.