Chicago

2800 S Ashland Avenue 
Chicago, Illinois 60608

Strategically located on a 30-acre campus near the heart of Chicago’s high-demand downtown corridor.

Data Center Features
Building Specifications


Specs
  • 467,000 sq. ft. of total current space
  • 2,925 sq. ft. of leasable office space
  • Designed specifically to meet needs of enterprise-size deployments and customers
  • LEED Gold and UL Certified
  • Ample customer amenities such as free, secure parking, conference areas and break rooms
Power


Specs
  • Utilizing 100% renewable sourced power
  • 125MWs total campus critical power capacity
  • Owned, on-site substation and 4 power feeds from 2 substations
  • Configuration options: N+1, 2N
Connectivity


specs & solutions
  • On-Net Carrier Partners: 8
  • SDN Providers: Megaport, PacketFabric
  • QTS Switchboard
  • QTS internetConnect
  • QTS crossConnect
  • Carrier Hotel: 350 Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL
  • In-House AWS Direct Connect
Cooling


Specs
  • Air-side economizers pull colder outside air into the facility for free cooling
  • VESDA smoke detection above and below raised floors
  • Temperature and humidity sensors installed in data halls

Building Specifications


Specs
  • 467,000 sq. ft. of total current space
  • 2,925 sq. ft. of leasable office space
  • Designed specifically to meet needs of enterprise-size deployments and customers
  • LEED Gold and UL Certified
  • Ample customer amenities such as free, secure parking, conference areas and break rooms

Power


Specs
  • Utilizing 100% renewable sourced power
  • 125MWs total campus critical power capacity
  • Owned, on-site substation and 4 power feeds from 2 substations
  • Configuration options: N+1, 2N

Connectivity


specs & solutions
  • On-Net Carrier Partners: 8
  • SDN Providers: Megaport, PacketFabric
  • QTS Switchboard
  • QTS internetConnect
  • QTS crossConnect
  • Carrier Hotel: 350 Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL
  • In-House AWS Direct Connect

Cooling


Specs
  • Air-side economizers pull colder outside air into the facility for free cooling
  • VESDA smoke detection above and below raised floors
  • Temperature and humidity sensors installed in data halls
Data Center Features
  • Building Specifications
  • Power
  • Connectivity
  • Cooling

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Direct connection to Amazon Web Services

AWS Direct Connect lets you establish a secure, dedicated network connection between your private infrastructure and QTS’ AWS Direct Connect node bypassing the Internet. This high performance, high capacity connection is your gateway to the entire suite of AWS cloud services.

01
Enhanced Security

Securely communicate with your AWS environment without traversing Public IP transit.

02
High Performance Data Transfer

Seamlessly transfer large amounts of data with improved latency and increased bandwidth throughput.

03
Complete Access

Connect your existing private infrastructure to all of your existing AWS services including EC2, VPC, S3, Glacier and others.

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10 minutes from downtown Chicago and 20 minutes from Midway Airport.

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