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The CenturyLink Premier Elite Data Center in Chicago, Illinois, is strategically located in the downtown area. It is near one of the top financial and business centers in the world. Connected directly to our network backbone, this facility leverages CenturyLink’s extensive metro grid to help expand your IT footprint.
The Chicago facilities provide the colocation-to-cloud value that make information sharing and enterprise growth possible. Leading financial institutions access critical low and ultra-low latency colocation and proximity hosting for all of the major U.S. and international exchanges in the three Chicago-based Cyxtera data centers.
Leading financial institutions access critical low and ultra-low latency colocation and proximity hosting for all of the major U.S. and international exchanges in the three Chicago-based Cyxtera data centers.
These Chicago facilities offer more than 347,000 sq/ft of combined space and nearly 30 megawatts of power to support the growing IT needs of the Chicago market. Data center CH3 features a Tier III Certification from the Uptime Institute and all three have received the Uptime Institute M&O Stamp of Approval for operational excellence. Two of the three facilities are located in the heart of the financial district and all provide adaptable, logical space protected with financial grade, multi-tier security measures. Cyxtera supports a strong Financial Services ecosystem with low-latency proximity hosting and network services. As a network and hosting provider, Cyxtera provides a 100% power uptime SLA supporting the stability, security and resiliency of your IT infrastructure.
Parking Details: On-site parking
Customer Space Details: 24/7 customer access
Power Type (AC/DC): AC and DC power distribution
Redundant: N+1 electrical design and distribution, including redundant UPS and battery backup
Battery Backup: Yes
Generator(s): 24-hour backup generator
Cooling Type: Temperature and humidity controlled
Redundant: N+1 HVAC configuration
Available Services: CenturyLink Network, Security, Voice, UC&C, Content Distribution, Managed and Professional Services
Carrier Neutral: Yes
Cross Connects Available: Standalone and bulk cable cross connects in variety of cable types, sizes and connectors
CenturyLink Cloud Connect Solutions Available: Access 20-plus leading cloud providers including AWS, Microsoft® Azure™, Office 365, Skype for Business and Google
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