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06.13.13
Facebook opens first European data center, uses company-designed servers
06.13.13

Facebook opens first European data center, uses company-designed servers

Facebook's first European data center in Luleå, Sweden (near the Arctic Circle) is now onlin...

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04.22.13
Facebook building $1.5 billion data center in Altoona, Iowa
04.22.13

Facebook building $1.5 billion data center in Altoona, Iowa

Facebook has already set up shop in North Carolina and Oregon, but it's heading to Iowa for its ne...

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04.19.13
Facebook launches real-time graphs to highlight its data center efficiency
04.19.13

Facebook launches real-time graphs to highlight its data center efficiency

Curious as to the effect that your poking wars are having on the planet? Facebook is outing power...

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01.16.13
Facebook's Open Compute Project splits up monolithic servers with help from Intel, more
01.16.13

Facebook's Open Compute Project splits up monolithic servers with help from Intel, more

As much as it's important to have every component of a PC stuck together in a laptop, that same m...

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10.19.12
Apple breaks ground for new Oregon data center
10.19.12

Apple breaks ground for new Oregon data center

After spending the last few months putting together the paperwork and plans for its upcoming Or...

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08.18.12
Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center
08.18.12

Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center

Data backups come in all shapes and sizes. For some, they take the form of external hard drives or...

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08.01.12
Facebook releases its 2011 energy usage report, details your carbon footprint
08.01.12

Facebook releases its 2011 energy usage report, details your carbon footprint

More Facebook news, but this time we're back to the numbers instead of reporting on a new feature,...

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04.21.12
Facebook flips the switch on its North Carolina data center, cooled with balmy mountain air
04.21.12

Facebook flips the switch on its North Carolina data center, cooled with balmy mountain air

Since breaking ground in Western North Carolina some 16 months ago, Facebook has been running at f...

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