Chicago is the third largest city in the US, and home to numerous Fortune 500 companies. Chicago connects the east, west, and southern coasts of the United States with direct connectivity to Canada, firmly positioning the market as a core interconnection point in North America.
DE-CIX Chicago is Open-IX certified and carrier and data center neutral. We guarantee an implementation within a few working days and 24/7/365 support, accompanied by industry-leading SLAs.
Largest carrier and data center neutral interconnection ecosystem in North America
Together, the DE-CIX Internet Exchanges in Chicago, Dallas, New York, Richmond and Phoenix create the largest carrier and data center neutral interconnection ecosystem in North America. These interconnected exchanges offer a low latency path between the four cities via GlobePEER Remote service – and an instant interconnection with hundreds of networks in North America and beyond.
Connect via a transport partner in North America
In Chicago you can access the DE-CIX platform via transport partners. Transport partners offer you a very fast time to market as they already have an interconnection to DE-CIX. Once you’ve placed your order with them, they will provision your connection without any additional cross connect costs or third-party fees.
Find out here if you can connect to DE-CIX via a transport partner.