This topic gives an overview of how to set up users and permissions, and how to log in to Network Edge.
Network Edge includes everything you need to start interconnecting to cloud, content, and data center assets.
Users of Network Edge who use Equinix Fabric ports and participate in Equinix Platform (IAM) can use the Context Switcher to set or change the project they work with in Network Edge. Only assets within the selected project are shown. For more information, see Identity and Access Management.
Account/User Set Up
Set up Account and Establish Primary Administrator – In the Equinix Fabric portal, new users sign up for an Equinix Fabric account to order Network Edge Virtual Devices and Equinix Fabric Remote Ports. This portal account gives you Primary Administrator account access if you are the first user signing up for your company. For detailed instructions, see New User Equinix Fabric Portal Access.
Create New Users and Set up Access Permissions – In the Equinix Customer Portal, the Primary Administrator sets up access permissions to determine who can access the Equinix Fabric Portal. For detailed instructions, see Managing Network Edge Permissions.
Set up Permissions for Virtual Connections and Devices – In the Equinix Customer Portal, the Primary Administrator sets up virtual device and connection permissions to establish which users can:
Create, modify, and delete Network Edge devices.
Create, modify, and delete Network Edge device configurations.
Create, modify, and delete Network Edge device connections.
For detailed instructions, see Managing Network Edge Permissions.
To log in to Network Edge:
- Go to the Equinix Fabric portal.
- Enter your Username and Password.
- Click Network Edge.