Hyperscale data centers are the backbone of the cloud computing phenomenon. According to a report from Synergy Research, there were 300 hyperscale data centers located around the world in 2016, with this number expected to rise to 400 by the end of 2018.
Data centers are resource-intensive endeavors. Even small inefficiencies in data center setup and maintenance can accumulate and lead to expensive waste of time and money. Learn more about how to achieve top efficiency in your data center today.
Loudoun County, VA is currently home to 70 data centers. 35% of the largest data center leases that were signed nationally in 2016 are located in Loudoun County. With so many companies filling the available space in the area, Loudoun County has identified more sites that will accommodate data centers for future builds. In the future, Loudoun County could see up to a 60% increase in data center construction.
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What good are the best tools in the world if you're not using them? Not much. When it comes to power consumption in your data center, these are some of the best tools to understand what's really going on.