Facebook Prineville Data centers inside look

Early this week, Facebook opened the doors of its Prineville, Oregon data center for the world to sneak into its facility. When most companies hesitate to give their employees full access to their data centers, the social media giant has dared to expose its Prineville server facility to the whole world. To go with the record, … More Facebook Prineville Data centers inside look

Apple to use sewage water to cool its servers

Apple, Inc. has decided to use sewage water to cool its servers in an innovative way. The electronics giant has agreed to pay for a treatment facility to re-use water for evaporative cooling in its Prineville Data Center. By using recycled water instead of taking it straight from tap, Apple officials say that they will … More Apple to use sewage water to cool its servers

Facebook data center hosts 220 billion photos and may reach 500 billion count by 2014

Facebook, the world’s leading social networking website is said to be presently hosting 220 billion photos in its data center. On an overall note, Facebook has 100PB of videos and images stored in its data center related to its respective users . This social networking platform is said to be generating around 300 million photos per day and … More Facebook data center hosts 220 billion photos and may reach 500 billion count by 2014