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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)

    … What do Facebook and Hans Christian Andersen have in common? According to reports, the answer may be Odense, Denmark. Danish news site Fynes.dk reported that Facebook has been quietly working since December 2014 to buy a 500,000-square-meter plot in the Tietgenbyen commercial area of the city, which is also the author’s birthplace…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 20 readers -
  • 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- 27 readers -
  • Facebook Data Center in Altoona, Iowa, Getting Third Building

    By David Cohen on Jun. 3, 2015 - 9:00 AM Facebook’s data center in Altoona, Iowa, continued its rapid growth pace, as the social network announced that work will begin on a third building this summer. Plans for the second building on the site were revealed last April, and the data center went online last November.

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

    … Facebook announced Friday that its data center in Altoona, Iowa, is now online and handling live traffic. The Altoona data center is cooled by 100 percent outside air and powered by 100 percent renewable energy, the latter due to a wind energy project in nearby Wellsburg. Site manager Brice Towns said in a note on the Altoona Data Center page…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 9 readers -
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