Digital Innovation Lab (DIGIN) accelerates and enhances solution delivery especially for organizations aiming to take advantage of the cloud and cloud adjacent technologies. DIGIN provides efficiencies, cost savings, and reduced time-to-market, facilitating a key focus on research, development, and proof of concept initiatives with quick build/teardown of core components. DIGIN provides ready access to applications, tools, and capabilities to enable productive contributions of individual users and teams. Within a single AWS cloud bill, DIGIN leverages the power of AWS (commercial and GovCloud) services coupled with Equinix cloud adjacent technology. The interconnected MDACA EQ Edge Environment available at Equinix Data centers supports legacy and modern Operating Systems such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Windows and Mainframe. DIGIN provides secure, integrated capabilities to run containers and virtual machines with file and object storage at the Equinix edge securely accessible over dark fiber.