Green data centres

Cloud computing is often heralded as providing a greener and more environmentally-friendly way to store large amounts of data, although this has not always been supported by hard evidence, especially as the number of mobile and computing devices that use cloud storage continues to grow. This post discusses eight companies that have created successful green data centres:

  • Apple
  • eBay
  • Amazon
  • Facebook
  • Verne Global
  • Equinix AM3
  • Green House Data WY2
  • NSIDC

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