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What is Equinix Labs?

Equinix Labs offers workshops, proof of concepts, and tools for exploring and bootstrapping Equinix digital infrastructure including Fabric, Metal, and Network Edge.

About the workshop

The goals of this workshop are to have the user:

  • Provision a bare metal server in a metro of their choice
  • Setup a Github Self-hosted Runner on Equinix Metal
  • Run a Github Action on a self-hosted runner

Workshop agenda

This workshop is split into five parts:

Part Title Duration
1 Setup 15 minutes
2 Deploy an Equinix Metal machine 10 minutes
3 Setup a Github Self-hosted runner 15 minutes
4 Run a job on your self-hosted runner 10 minutes
5 Conclusion 5 minutes