AWS announces new AWS Direct Connect location in Aurora, Illinois

Today, AWS announced the opening of a new AWS Direct Connect location within the CyrusOne Aurora data center in Aurora, Illinois. By connecting your network to AWS at the new Illinois location, you gain private, direct access to all public AWS Regions (except those in China), AWS GovCloud Regions, and AWS Local Zones. This is the third AWS Direct Connect site within Chicago Metropolitan area and the 43rd site in the United States. 

Source:: Amazon AWS