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Why Choose Chicago
Home to three major financial and futures exchanges: the Chicago Stock Exchange, the Chicago Board Options Exchange and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, making Equinix the preferred colocation center for financial services firms.
As the third-largest metro in the Americas with cities like Chicago, Naperville and Elgin, Chicago data centers are home to 57 Fortune 1000 companies and is the area’s largest interconnected community of service providers and enterprises.
Chicago data centers host a high concentration of technology companies, including top software, IT and engineering companies.
Connect to Vibrant Business Ecosystems
Cloud Service Providers
Digital Content Companies
Social Media Platforms
Certifications & Standards
Our Chicago data centers are certified to meet rigorous environmental and energy management standards.
Certifications listed may not be available at all IBX facilities within this metro. For a complete list, visit our Certifications page.
- NIST 800-53/FISMA
- SOC 1 Type II
- SOC 2 Type II
- ISO 27001
- PCI DSS
Awards & Advocacy
Our commitment to the environment and the innovative use of green technologies has garnered accolades from industry and governmental entities.
- Five IBX Data Centers across the greater Chicago area
- 275,000 square feet of colocation space
Connect with Equinix Chicago
Request a data center tour or download the data sheet