Developer Forum Equinix Fabric™ APIs What is ECX and ECXFClosed
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Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 00:05


I have been reading the ECXF API documentation and I noticed that both "ECX" and "ECXF" abbreviations are used in the V3 APIs migration section. Are ECX and ECXF two separate products?

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 00:23

Hello there, 


Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric (ECXF)  is the 3rd version of Cloud Exchange APIs.It is the successor to Equinix Cloud Exchange Version 2 APIs (ECX V2)Unlike its predecessors, the ECXF V3 APIs support inter-region and inter metro connectivity across the globe. Due to the complex network of multiple regions, it is called Fabric.  

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