A Look At Awesome Data Centers (Infographic)

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.

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About The Author: James Vincent

James is the owner of DesignDisease, and a full time a web designer and entrepreneur. Apart from DesignDisease, James owns and operates a small network of design related blogs and websites well known to the design community.