Cloud Service

We offer access to the world’s most popular Cloud Services. 

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  • Access to one or multiple Cloud Services over your existing AMS-IX connection
  • Request a Cloud Service at the volume you need


  • You are a member or customer of AMS-IX Chicago
  • You have an active physical port 
  • You have an existing account with the Cloud Service provider of your choice: Amazon web services, Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform


For Cloud Services within the Chicago metro area:

  • From 1 Mbps to 1,000 Mbps: $100/month (flat rate)
  • From 1,001 Mbps to 10 Gbps: $200/month (flat rate)

For any other region, the monthly price is based on the configuration of the chosen Cloud Service. To check prices:

  • Login to
  • Select the Cloud Service you would like to order
  • The monthly price of the Cloud Service will then appear in the Order Confirmation window  

Please note that you are required to have an Express Key when ordering Microsoft Azure and an AWS Account ID when ordering Amazon Cloud Services. If you do not have an Express Key or an AWS Account ID yet, you can contact AMS-IX USA Customer Service to obtain an estimate about the pricing

The Cloud Service charges are billed separately at the end of each billing period (i.e. postpaid). They are calculated as of the Cloud Service activation date and are ceased as of the Cloud Service disconnection date.

Get started

  • Login to
    => If you do not have access to the user portal, ask one of your colleagues who already has an account to create an account for you or contact AMS-IX USA Customer Service.
  • Go to the “Connections” tab on your contract page
  • Select “Cloud Services” 
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For more detailed information, please see the below documents: