Santa Clara

Location: Santa Clara

Located in the heart of Silicon Valley among technology giants, Faction’s Santa Clara, California cloud node is ideal for customers who desire hybrid cloud solutions and West Coast prominence.

Faction’s IaaS cloud resides at Telx, SCL1 & SCL2 data centers. Serving as both Santa Clara data center and carrier hotel, Telx features 900 network provider options, and offers premium interconnection and colocation services.

Strategically located on major fiber routes and multiple power grids, Telx's® data center facility offers a seismically rated infrastructure for businesses throughout Silicon Valley.

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Cloud Node Features

  • Cloud compute: Open compute 2.0 Intel E3, E5 & AMD solid state sleds
  • Cloud storage: Based on industry-leading NetApp Solutions and their Clustered DataONTap technology

Cloud Network

  • Diversified, redundant layer 2 fully-meshed networks
  • The Telx facility serves as both colocation provider and carrier hotel in Santa Clara. Faction’s dark fiber Layer 2 Pathways between the two allows customers to ride the same carrier network onto the Faction Cloud
  • Extremely low latency results in an incredibly fast cloud