Have you ever wondered what it takes to power your favorite websites? In this inforgraphic we take a look at some datacenter history, today’s largest datacenteres, and some of today’s greenest datacenters.
A datacenter is a facility that is designed and built specifically to house computers, storage arrays, and telecommunications (networking) systems. Some datacenters have incredible security measures to protect what is inside, and the largest datacenters are known to use more electricity than entire towns. Exact locations of datacenters are generally kept secret for security, but here are some interesting facts about them.