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Texas Data Center to be Powered by Wind

Posted in baryonyx-corp, green-data-center, server-farm, state-texas, wind-power on July 20th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Wind will power new data center in Texas. …

… “Baryonyx Corporation plans to lease Permanent School Fund land in Dallam County and build a highly secure data center, or server farm, that will be powered by on-site wind turbines. ” …

Via Baryonyx: Texas wind

Data Center Provision Capacity

Posted in capacity, facility-design, facility-management, microsoft, provisioning, server-farm on July 14th, 2009 by FrankM – Comments Off

Microsoft is using packaged server units to accelerate data center capacity increases. …

… “These prepackaged units (with up to 1,800 to 2,500 servers each) can be wheeled into the facility and made operational within hours, so they represent important advances in the ability to quickly and efficiently provision capacity. ” …

Via Microsoft datacenters: Mega Data Centers Online in July