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  • Facebook’s Eighth Data Center to Be Located in Odense, Denmark

    … machines inside them. With more people going live and sharing video, this data center will help make sure Facebook keeps running smoothly for all of you. Thanks for having us, Odense! Facebook’s five data centers in the U.S. are located in Los Lunas, N.M.; Fort Worth; Altoona, Iowa; Prineville, Ore.; and Forest City, N.C. Its two European data centers are in Clonee, Ireland; and Luleå, Sweden. …

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  • Facebook Eyes Data Center in Odense, Denmark (Report)

    …. And Reuters added that the data center itself will occupy 184,000 square meters and spur the creation of some 1,200 jobs to build it. Facebook announced last month that it will build a data center in Los Lunas, N.M., joining four others in the U.S.—Fort Worth, Texas; Altoona, Iowa; Prineville, Ore.; and Forest City, N.C.—as well as facilities in Clonee, Ireland; and Luleå, Sweden. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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  • Facebook’s Next Data Center Will Be in Los Lunas, N.M.

    … By David Cohen on Sep. 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM Los Lunas, N.M., will be the site of Facebook’s seventh data center, the social network announced Wednesday. The new data center in Los Lunas is scheduled to go online in late 2018, joining four others in the U.S.—Fort Worth, Texas; Altoona, Iowa; Prineville, Ore.; and Forest City, N.C.–as well…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Facebook Data Center in Altoona, Iowa, Getting Third Building

    … broke the news in a note on the Altoona Data Center page: The new building in Altoona will be the first “third” building on any data-center site in our network. We are on track to start serving traffic in the second building later this year. Like the existing Altoona data-center campus, the third building will be powered by renewable energy from…

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  • Facebook’s Altoona, Iowa, Data Center Goes Live

    … of new renewable energy to the grid in Iowa — more than what our data center will require for the foreseeable future. Facebook said its new data-center fabric is a novel, “disaggregated” approach to networking where the data-center network is broken up into small, identical server pods with uniform connectivity, adding that this modular approach…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 9 readers -
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