Chicago

The strategic hub in the midwest

Get connected in the world’s top data traffic hub

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. 

Highlights

Direct access to multiple networks without arranging separate peering agreements. 

Open-IX certified, carrier and data center neutral 

Part of the leading carrier and data center neutral interconnection ecosystem in the world.