Can AWS optimize its supply chains and gain reliability by leveraging decentralized file storage technology?
Amid a tense global climate, countries are increasingly enacting "data localization" laws. Will Facebook respond to Russia's latest request by investing in local data centers?
Data center is a facility that centralizes computer servers, storage and networking systems for certain IT needs. As the world’s economy shifts further into the digital era, the demand for data centers keep accelerating at a fast pace. In 2006, […]
Since the cloud makes our digital consumption invisible, we fail to recognize that all those hours spent on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Netflix, are destroying our environment.
Data centers consume 2% of the US's total energy use. As demand for centralized data storage increases, what can cloud providers like Amazon do to cut their energy use and costs?
You probably mention putting things into the “cloud” all the time. But do you actually know what that means? No, but like literally? Well, the “cloud” is physically a server sitting somewhere in a data center – most likely an Equinix data center.