CIFNet's IP Bandwidth Service
at 427 LaSalle in Chicago

IP Bandwidth - Designed to address your business needs

CIFNet's Bandwidth IP Service was designed to make it easier for businesses to manage their IT solutions through a single billing model. Bandwidth IP combines multiple Tier1 backbone operators and local internet exchanges (like the CoreSite Any2Exchange®) in order get you the highest redundancy and speed data transfer vs. a single internet carrier. We offer single connections, or two fully-redundant connections for mission-critical applications at no additional cost to you, burstable at 95th percentile OR with fixed monthly fees and guaranteed rates up to the committed information rate at 100Mbps, 300Mbps, 500Mbps, 1Gbps or 10Gbps service options.

Handoff options

Single or Dual handoff

Transport options

IP Bandwidth delivered over Gigabit, 10Gigabit Ethernet. Copper, SM or MM fiber.

Redundancy options

Layer 2 and/or Layer 3


from 100Mbps all the way to 10Gbps


based on 95th percentile

IP Addresses

Dual-stack native IPv4 and IPv6, with IPv6 addresses free of charge upon request

BGP4 enabled

full, partial or default-route only

Rapid turn up

Less than 72-hour activation. Just order a cross-connect, subject to capacity availability


24 x 7 x 365 management and monitoring

Consolidated billing

Single invoice for all services

Network Security

For a fee, DDoS protection service

Frequently asked questions

Justification must be provided for the IPv4 addresses.

Traffic is being measured at the 95th percentile rule. For example, 10TB of Data Transfer comes out to 30Mbps of sustained bandwidth rate; 20TB of Data Transfer comes out to 60Mbps of sustained bandwidth rate.

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We pride ourselves in providing our customers with true non-oversubscribed connectivity. This means that our network is more robust with less latency and oversubscription than what our competition is offering for the same price.

We maintain co-location space with CoreSite in Chicago, IL. CoreSite is a premier co-location and datacenter management company.

Due to the number of complaints associated with email providers, we prohibit customers from sending mass e-mails. If your entire business is based on sending emails, we suggest that you seek to host elsewhere. If you have any questions please reach out BEFORE placing an order for services.