CME Co-Location and Data Center Services

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Space, Power and Connectivity

CME Group Co-Location Services offers connectivity, hosting, and support for electronic trading equipment. Located 35 miles from CME Group headquarters, in Aurora, IL, the state-of-the-art data center houses customer equipment in addition to the trade matching engines for all CME Globex products. 

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For information on the Co-Location Ecosystem:

CME Data Sales

For other inquiries, contact your Global Account Manager:

U.S.: +1 312-634-8700
Europe: +44 20 3379 3754
Asia: +65 65935574 

Licensed Space

Cabinets are offered in half or full configuration. Contiguous Licensed Growth Space, Powered Growth Space and cages are available.


Cabinets come in three tiers of 4.25kW, 8.5kW, or 17kW power per cabinet. A variety of power strip configurations are available (AC Power).


  • CME GLink (10 Gbps of bandwidth) provides equidistant, low latency connectivity to the CME Globex platform.
  • Cross connects are available to connect to other customers, carriers, and content providers.

Telecommunication Partners

A carrier-neutral policy provides clients with flexibility and a choice of carriers. 

View a list of available providers.

Facility Features

  • Support & Security Services: The facility’s 24/7/365 model, in conjunction with CME Group’s on-site Remote Hands technicians, ensures customers always have an available data center presence to maintain and service their equipment. Use the online Customer Support Portal to request Remote Hands service, schedule equipment shipping/receiving, or reserve data center amenities. 
  • Building Specifications: The 428,000 square foot facility, owned and operated by CyrusOne, is served by separate power generation plants which deliver two 138,000-volt transmission utility services and 92MW of redundant power (184 MW of total power).

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