When you order a Dedicated Interconnect connection, you must specify a colocation facility where your network meets Google's network. In most cases, select a facility that's geographically close to your on-premises network.
To view a list of these facilities in the documentation, see Choosing colocation facility locations.
To use the Google Cloud Console or
gcloud command-line tool to view a list of facilities,
see the following steps.
Permissions required for this task
To perform this task, you must have been granted the following permissions or the following Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles.
You can view a list of the colocation facilities when you order an Interconnect connection. You can filter the locations by city or facility name.
For more information, see Ordering a Dedicated Interconnect connection.
List all the colocation facilities:
gcloud compute interconnects locations list
NAME DESCRIPTION FACILITY_PROVIDER lhr-zone1-832 Equinix London Slough (LD5) Equinix nrt-zone1-599 ComSpace I Marubeni Access Solutions Inc. nrt-zone2-452 Equinix Tokyo (TY2) Equinix ...
Describe a location by providing a name to view the details of a facility,
such as their physical address. The following example describes the
gcloud compute interconnects locations describe lhr-zone1-832
address: |- Equinix 8 Buckingham Avenue SLOUGH SL1 4AX United Kingdom availabilityZone: zone1 city: London continent: EUROPE creationTimestamp: '1969-12-31T16:00:00.000-08:00' description: Equinix London Slough (LD5) facilityProvider: Equinix facilityProviderFacilityId: LD5 id: '1024' kind: compute#interconnectLocation name: lhr-zone1-832 peeringdbFacilityId: '832' regionInfos: region: https://www.googleapis.com/compute/projects/test-project/regions/europe-west1 selfLink: https://www.googleapis.com/compute/projects/test-project/global/interconnectLocations/lhr-zone1-832
To create an Interconnect connection, see the Dedicated Interconnect provisioning overview.
To learn more about Cloud Interconnect options, see the Cloud Interconnect overview.
To help you solve common issues that you might encounter when using Cloud Interconnect, see Troubleshooting.