Leverage our premiere facilities for YOUR needs.

A5.com provides state-of-the-art facilities for our clients’ mission-critical IT services. Our investment in highly-redundant and highly-connected facilities in Central Illinois enables our clients to save money and time in reaching their IT goals. Our long track record in IP and hosting services along with our high-touch approach to client projects provides the support and intelligence for our clients’ toughest challenges. Who is the best partner for your network and hosting needs? A partner like A5 that acts as an extension of your staff, understands your business challenges, and can bring our experience to bear on your strategic IT issues.

Data Center and Colocation Specifications

  • Bloomington, IL
  • Peoria IL
  • Our secondary market locations provide less risk, better power costs and source diversity, while still providing world-class design, infrastructure and connectivity.

Secure and audited by 3rd parties:

  • SSAE16 certified.
  • FISMA audited.

Tier3 Design providing concurrent maintainability of critical infrastructure:

  • Redundant infrastructure, cooling and power systems.

Hardened, dedicated facilities:

  • Physical site diversity for “hot-hot” service designs.
  • Bunker-type facilities with no windows, concrete-reinforced walls, and controlled physical access with mantraps and 2-factor security systems.

Multiple fiber entrances:

  • Provides better network resiliency and uptime.
  • Carrier-neutral facilities providing choice and pricing power.

“Blended” IP bandwidth option:

  • A5 provides multi-homed, BGP-enabled IP transit services for blended, resilient Internet connectivity.

Robust power options:

  • Both “A” and “A+B” options available.
  • 120VAC and 208VAC, including 3-phase service.

Power monitoring:

  • Our goal of 100% uptime requires intelligence about all major systems in our facilities including power. A5 has deployed state-of-the-art systems to monitor branch and end-user circuits helping us track and model any changes to the environment.

Fire Suppression:

  • A5’s data centers are protected by Ecaro-25 dry chemical agent systems using laser air sampling to detect particles of combustion. No water is used in the suppression system.


  • A5 maintains 24/7 staffing to monitor our network, security and video systems.
  • Access to the data centers is escorted and requires 2-factor authentication.