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About Faction®

Faction is gaining rapid momentum and attracting impressive numbers of progressive, forward-thinking enterprise customers & channel partners with our unique hybrid & multi-cloud networking experience.

Faction started in 2006 as an inspired, Cloud IAAS collective and is populated by some of the most award-winning IT engineers and thought leaders in the industry. Determined to revolutionize a smarter way for IT pros to reliably work in the cloud we are constantly finding new ways to provide extreme performance, deep control and broad configuration for customers. 

Faction has been recognized by industry analysts for our leadership in private cloud, our storage innovation, and patents in hybrid & multi-cloud networking. We are one of the top VMware hosted private cloud providers in the US and often mentioned in the Media.


The Faction Mission Statement & Brand Promises

We empower customers by giving them maximum control in an unmatched multi-cloud environment that performs like on-prem, scales like public, and connects them like never before.

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100% Sizing Guarantee

Control the size of your environment and rest assured you have all of the resources necessary, regardless of how you plan to scale up or down.


100% Price Guarantee

Control your costs and the vendor you pick. If Faction is your vendor choice, you’ll never have to choose another provider because of cost.


100% Exit Guarantee

At Faction you’re the one in control of your environment, we’ll never hold you hostage and promise an easy transition in and out of Faction.

100% Protection Guarantee

Take control of your future, we promise a high availability solution that ensures the health of your data and organization’s infrastructure.


1 Hour Add Guarantee

Control your resources with a 1 hour time guarantee for additions to existing blocs during Business Hours.

Ultimate Control

Faction offers the deepest level of control by providing VMware vCenter Administrative access from day one. 

Layer 2 Connectivity

Receive simplified ‘plug-in’ access to any Faction cloud location via Layer 2 for seamless interconnection of all your resources. This means that Faction customers bring their network ‘as-is’ without time-consuming re-designs of everything! We patented this offering, which means that we are the ONLY cloud provider that offers dedicated private network pathways, via layer 2, into its cloud, riding on your existing carrier.


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Faction Cloud Platform

  • Faction is built on state of the art technology including both Cisco UCS and Open Compute platforms. Faction is also a Platinum-level NetApp Service Provider and is VMware vCloud® Powered.
  • Faction has Type II SSAE 16 and SOC 1 & 2 and HIPAA compliant, PCI capable cloud nodes in seven geographies across the United States (Portland, Santa Clara, Denver, Chicago, Atlanta, Reston, New Jersey, & New York), which makes our IT environment extremely powerful and stable.