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Faction Cloud

Configure your best fit multi-cloud solution with Faction

Faction Cloud deployments are unique and configurable cloud solutions, based on a simple building block approach. Our Multi-Cloud Platform as a Service cloud solutions outperform on-premises workloads, scale like public clouds, and connect to everywhere you need. Common use cases include Production Workloads, Virtual Desktops, Disaster Recovery, Off-site Backup, and more.

Faction is recognized by analysts for our leadership in private cloud, storage innovation, patents in cloud networking, and is a top VMware hosted private cloud provider in the US.

The Faction Bloc

Every Faction Cloud environment starts with these core features:

  • Administrator-level VMware vCenter access for the same control as an on-premises cloud.
  • Hybrid and Multi-cloud Ready with FIX Connectivity
  • Integrate 3rd party tools for monitoring, data management, automation, etc.
  • Full visibility into your environment with the vRealize Operations Manager performance portal to see each host and virtual machine in detail.
  • Starting at 50GB RAM, 10GHz CPU, 1TB of flash-enhanced storage, 1000 IOPs, and 10Mbp/s of Internet.
  • Scale each resource type separately in units of 5GB RAM & 1GHz CPU, 1TB Storage Capacity, 500 IOPS of Storage Performance, 10Mbps Internet Bandwidth.
  • Flat predictable cost structure with no unexpected fees.
  • The power and security of NSX in every Faction cloud, our networking is as flexible as it is fast.
  • Connect your Faction Cloud privately and securely to Faction Bare Metal, On-premise datacenters, Metro colocation providers, Public Clouds like AWS, Azure, Google, Bluemix.
  • 100% Availability SLA.
  • The Faction Bloc serves as the foundation for every Faction Cloud deployment.
  • Configure your Bloc(s) with additional resources and services to make your Cloud the perfect fit.
  • Need Primary and Secondary sites? Just add another Bloc in a separate Faction location.
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The Faction Bloc

The foundation for every Faction Cloud deployment. Common use cases include Production Workloads, Virtual Desktops, Disaster Recovery, Off-site Backup, and more. Delivering a high-performance and highly available cloud with full VMware vCenter administrator access. Configure your Bloc(s) with the additional resources and options you need to make it a perfect fit.

1. Each Flexible Cloud Bloc Includes

  • 50 GB RAM & 10 GHz CPU
  • 1 TB Flash-Enhanced Production Storage
  • vRealize Operations Monitoring/Performance Portal
  • 1000 IOPs
  • 10 Mbps Network
  • 60 Gbps Denial of Service Protection
  • Hybrid and Multi-cloud Ready with FIX Connectivity
  • Full vCenter Access
  • Unlimited NSX Firewall, Load Balancer, VPN Appliances
  • And of course 100% Availability SLA

2. Select Bloc Quantities and Locations

2. Select Bloc Quantities and Locations

3. Add Resources to Your Bloc in Unit Increments

  • Processing Unit: 5 GB RAM & 1 Ghz CPU
  • Reserved Processing Unit: 5 GB RAM & 1 Ghz CPU
  • Storage Unit: 1 TB Storage
  • IO Unit: 500 IOPs
  • Reserved IO Unit: 500 IOPs
  • Network Unit: 10 Mbps of Internet

4. Configure Your Cloud Bloc

Reservation Models:

Reserve, compute and storage for DR and bursting workloads.

Professional & Managed Services:

  • Cloud Assessments
  • Cloud Migrations
  • Managed Cloud
  • Managed Backups
  • Managed DR
  • Managed Security, and more.

FIX Connection:

Add a private, secure, high-performance virtual circuit to AWS, Azure, Google Compute, and connect to your colocation at CoreSite, Equinix, Digital Realty, CyrusOne and more.

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