SiteColo™ operates it's co-located servers out of a state-of-the-art data center facility located in downtown Chicago, Illinois. The data center offers complete redundancy in power, HVAC, network connectivity, and security. The data center facility sits on top of multiple power grids, with full UPS battery backup power and a diesel generators on-site. Our network is supplied by several separate networks including Level3, TeliaSonera, Tata, and Cogent.
Our data center was built to meet the high demands and reliability of telecommunications providers and Fortune 500 companies. It maintains N+1 mechanical redundancy and 2N network redundancy, at Tier 3+ standards. The fiber provided to the data center facility is also provided over redundant paths, with diverse entry points and building riser. We also assure carrier neutrality within our data center and we can provide access to dozens of third party backbone providers via cross connects.
Our data center facility is the largest in the world (1.1 million sq. ft.) and the primary carrier facility in Chicago with direct access, through Equinix and the building meet-me-room (MMR), to hundreds of networks, including: Verizon, Zayo, CenturyLink, XO Communication, Sprint, AT&T, and Cogent.
Ideal for those in need of diverse connectivity or for trading/financial purposes due to the proximity to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), in addition to many other financial networks and exchanges.