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Fully managed pre-built infrastructure for high-performance private computing connected to our global fiber network.

Private cloud security. Public cloud flexibility.

Match your IT vision to your business goals with a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). Lumen Edge Private Cloud on VMware Cloud Foundation™ brings together software-defined networking and vSAN Storage to deliver a completely integrated Hyperconverged Infrastructure-as-a-Service that transforms the data center to meet the demands of the digital age.

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Medium option

(per host)


  • 32 cores
  • 384 GB RAM
  • 10 TB useable SSD


Large option

(per host)


  • 32 cores
  • 768 GB RAM
  • 20 TB useable SSD


Tailored configuration

(per host)


  • 16 - 56 cores
  • 128GB to 1.5 TB RAM
  • 5 TB to 35 TB useable SSD

Optional managed services

  • Management and orchestration integration
  • Application lifecycle management
  • Multi-cloud management for managed OS and managed applications
  • Advanced program, technical, architect and security services
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Features and Specs

  • Built on a full stack of hyper-converged infrastructure from HPE or Dell based on VMware Cloud Foundation™
  • High-performance SSD storage to handle demanding apps
  • Security and networking capabilities with micro-segmentation
  • Pre-built or build-to-order options to flexibly match your requirements and conditions

  • Management of underlying SDDC operations, including VMware® vCenter, vCloud® Director, NSX® Manager, SDDC Manager and vCloud® Availability
  • Complete control and visibility through VMware’s vSphere® native tools and Cloud Application Manager 
  • Strategic guidance to overcome implementation or integration challenges 
  • Multiple levels of support to match your business needs across this or any cloud via Cloud Application Manager

  • Scale and provision faster with full control via VMware’s vSphere® and Cloud Application Manager
  • Expand from four nodes up to 32 nodes available around the world
  • Connect to the deepest peered IT network in the world
  • Available to 2,200 third-party data centers in North America, EMEA, APAC and LATAM, on customer premises and the VMware Cloud on AWS



Enhance performance and security

Enrich experiences, enhance application performance and optimize security by deploying workloads with pre-built hardware and managed infrastructure on Lumen edge computing locations designed to meet 97% of U.S. enterprise demand within 5 milliseconds of latency.


Speed IT innovation

Deploy virtualized systems as needed with virtually no downtime. Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) allows all cloud solution elements to reside at-the-ready—compute, network, storage and security.

Cost Control-Dollar

Get predictable costs and minimize TCO

Leverage existing tools without new hardware, use a predictable cost model to help you understand what you’re spending and go to market quickly with the capacity needed for interaction-intensive applications.

Use Cases

Modernizing digital workloads

Implement cost-efficient, scalable compute and storage for critical edge workloads with dynamic, high-speed connectivity.

Optimizing latency-sensitive apps

Integrate the flexible, scalable characteristics of the cloud with the security and high performance of an edge venue to enhance real-time user experiences.

Increasing workload performance

Fortify existing technologies and cloud ecosystems with the flexibility to meet growing workload performance requirements and evolving business demands at scale.

Access low-latency connections 

virtually anwhere your business goes


Request a customized digital network map of the Lumen fiber routes, POP centers, cloud connections and edge nodes closest to your enterprise location.


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