Located in the most populous city in the Midwest, Webair’s Chicago data center (CHI) is a cutting-edge facility that offers superior connectivity and performance. Out of this Tier-III rated, HIPAA-compliant facility, Webair delivers enterprise-grade Colocation services, ultra-secure & highly-scalable Private and Hybrid Cloud solutions, and customized uptime solutions including Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service and Backups-as-a-Service.
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4 x 12,470 volt, 2.0 MW generators independently encased for exceptional power and redundancy
The facility offers diverse utility feeds with additional high voltage feeds immediately available. It also boasts 2N power infrastructure on all system levels (Utility, UPS, PDUs, and rack distribution). There are approximately 8,000 total gallons on-site and the run time at the current load is 92 hours without refueling.
Redundant, intelligent cooling systems
The cooling system at CHI is ideal for dynamic cooling of high density IT in both open and contained systems, featuring four free cooling heat exchangers to further enhancing cooling efficiency and designed for eight 350-ton cooling towers to support the existing four 770-ton parallel turbines.
Redundant network featuring dual-core switches, dual border routers, and connection to 4 transit providers + peering
Webair’s Chicago data center offers transit in multiple data centers over diverse transport providers as well as the availability of diverse connections to each router or a LAG connection over multiple switches upon request.
An array of facility features to ensure the utmost security
The CHI facility offers enhanced security features including on-site security personnel, controlled perimeter access, a mantrap, 24×7 remote monitoring, keycard access, retina scanners, dual authentication, and CCTV.
VESDA fire suppression system
The Chicago data center comes outfitted with a fifteen zone pre-action VESDA fire suppression system and comes equipped with heat/smoke/laser sensors for fire detection.
The Midwest’s premier Tier-III Chicago facility
Webair’s Chicago data center is an 80,000 square foot, purpose-built, high-density concurrently maintainable data center in the western Chicago suburbs, featuring a 36” raised floor with a floor load capacity of 1250 lbs per square foot.