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Google is planning a $9.5 billion expansion of its offices and data centers
Here’s what we know about where that money is headed.
Recent AWS glitches illustrate the power, and fragility, of cloud computing
Amazon Web Services and other major cloud providers underpin much of the internet. Here's what to know about them—and why they can fail.
Facebook has an explanation for its massive Monday outage
In a statement, Facebook said that a maintenance error accidentally disconnected their servers from the rest of the internet.
This Is Why Microsoft Is Putting Data Servers In The Ocean
20,000 servers under the sea?
Turning Idle Machines Into A Global Supercomputer
A company has figured out how to leverage the power of unused processors for artificial intelligence
Crowded Hong Kong Is Planning To Build Datacenters Deep Inside Caves
Cool land could help meet bandwidth needs, just look below you
12 Beautiful Photos Of Google’s (Problematic) Data Centers
They're gorgeous images, published with convenient timing.
Microsoft Dodges $210,000 Fine By Wasting Millions Of Watts Of Electricity
After overestimating its energy needs, the software giant allegedly strong-armed a small-town utility into reducing a six-figure penalty by threatening to needlessly burn millions of watts.
Steamy Cloud Servers Installed In Homes and Businesses Could Be Used As Furnaces
Finding a physical space to store our voluminous cloud-based data is a problem, sure, but keeping the servers cooled down...
IBM’s Water-Cooled Aquasar Supercomputer Uses Waste Heat to Warm Dorms
Supercomputers and massive data centers carry huge energy costs when it comes to keeping their electronic components chilly. Now IBM...