With OnApp Federation, users receive a broader range of services from their chosen OnApp hosting partner, having a single point of contact for technical support, SLA and billing.  They no longer need to shop around to find the service that best meets their requirements.

From an end user's perspective, there is very little difference between a federated zone and a local zone provided by their local seller.  With Federation when creating a VS, users choose a federated location and a VS is created on a federated compute zone. 

Here is the list of the documentation currently available for Users: