CoreSite’s CH1 data center location is strategically located in downtown Chicago, adjacent to the Board of Trade. In addition to several clouds and networks available within the campus, this centralized location provides exceptionally low-latency access to businesses, end users, and interconnection destinations in the market.
178,000+ total sq. ft.
Cabinets, cages and private suites, rooftop space available
AC and DC
Fiber, copper and coaxial
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Key cards, biometric scanners and controlled site access
Controlled data center access
Perimeter and interior IP-DVR
24x7x365 in-house and on-site security qualified personnel
Three diverse underground utility feeds from ComEd’s high-reliability downtown electrical grid
N, N+1, 2N redundancy
N+1 redundancy on chillers, CRAHs and chilled water pumps
24x7x365 remote hands
State-of-the-art mission-critical controls and monitoring
100% uptime SLA
Up to 36 hours, on-site
Up to 312 lbs./sq. ft.
Typically 8'6" above 24" raised floor
20' x 26'
Roof designed to withstand 125 MPH wind
Passenger: 5'w x 4'd x 9'h (2,000 lbs.), Freight: 11'w x 7'd x 9'h (6,000 lbs.)
Office space and conference rooms
24x7x365 tech lounge with kitchen, televisions and couches
High-efficiency UPS systems
Variable speed CRAHs with humidification control
Chilled water with evaporative condensing units and chillers for air and water-side economization
Dual-interlock pre-action dry-pipe sprinkler system
Lutron Eco-System lighting
RF Code readers for pin-point accuracy of temperature and humidity within customer deployments
Selecting a data center or colocation provider is a big decision for your business. After all, you'll be housing your mission-critical infrastructure within someone else's facility. Before you make a selection there are a number of criteria you should take into account.READ MORE