Chicago is the third largest city in the United States, and one of the largest cities in the world. Benefitting from it's central location, relatively inexpensive power, and one of the largest concentrations of companies in the US, Chicago has become an ideal location for hosting critical internet infrastructure. Several datacenter's have popped up in the last 20 years, including one of the largest dedicated data center facilities by raw square footage in the world, 350 E Cermak Rd. This premier connectivity hub is one of the best connected buildings in the country, providing access to every major carrier and private network in some capacity. Genesis Adaptive maintains a direct connection to 350 E Cermak from our data hub in Elk Grove Village - by far our largest PoP. Dedicated Servers, Cloud Services, IP Transit, peering, managed hosting, etc. are all available in our Chicago facility.
IP Transit services provided in Chicago benefit from a wide variety of direct and indirect peering relationships as well as the presence of a core PoP in the 100Gbps Genesis Adaptive backbone network. Our Cisco and Juniper-powered network interconnects to a number of internet exchanges in the Chicago metro, including the Equinix Chicago IX, UnitedIX, and AMS-IX, among others, ensuring your network is only one hop away from the vast majority of internet end users.Learn More
As a point of presence for Microsoft’s Azure ExpressRoute, Amazon’s AWS Direct Connect, and Google Cloud’s Cloud Interconnect products, Chicago is an ideal location for securing direct cloud connectivity to any one of the major cloud vendors that power today’s compute workloads. Genesis Adaptive Direct Connect can provide access to most major cloud providers and can facilitate setup of workloads in as little as 5 minutes.
Dedicated Internet Access customers in Chicago benefit from our extensive peering relationships, leveraging the same backbone network as our IP Transit customers. Dedicated Internet Access provides customers with additional services unavailable to IP Transit customers, including Anycast DNS services, Firewalling and DoS mitigation, and is tailored to networks that don’t necessarily need to transit their own IP addresses.Learn More
Create a virtual point to point from Chicago to anywhere else on the Genesis Adaptive backbone network, including remote locations through our partnerships with local LEC’s, and leverage our extensive backbone MPLS network to ensure consistent throughput, low latency and 99.999% availability. Point to point services in Chicago are offered on 1, 10, and 100Gbps ports, with varying throughput commits to suit your organizational requirements.Learn More
Chicago is an ideal location for Dedicated Server hosting. It's large presence of IT and financial firms continue to drive investments in connectivity and data center infrastructure. A Chicago Dedicated Server from Genesis Adaptive gets you direct connectivity to upwards of 200 networks peered in Chicago, 24x7 on-site support, and access to the latest HP hardware available. Browse our selection of Chicago Dedicated Servers.
Genesis Adaptive Cloud Servers in Chicago are fueled by an array of high performance hardware and OpenStack – the open source cloud platform that powers thousands of public and private clouds across the globe. Chicago's IT infrastructure and connectivity, combined with Genesis Adaptive's decades of cloud operating experience, provide for extremely robust cloud service offerings for your business. Browse our Chicago Cloud Server offerings today.Learn More
Our Chicago Hybrid Cloud offerings bring together the best of multiple GA and third-party services, including dedicated and cloud servers, colocation, AWS, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure to leverage the benefits of each infrastructure component. This avoids having to shoehorn pieces into a half-baked solution. Chicago Hybrid Cloud solutions are fully designed infrastructure offerings that scale to fit your business needs. Explore our Chicago Hybrid Cloud solutions.Learn More
The colocation market in Chicago is saturated with providers seeking to earn your business. How do you choose the right provider for your critical infrastructure? With Genesis Adaptive, our Chicago Colocation offering benefits from excellent connectivity available throughout the facility and within our IP Transit service. Additionally, we adhere to SSAE16/SOC1 compliance and meet The Uptime Institutes Tier-3 rating for redundancy. Browse Chicago Colocation options today.Learn More