Facebook comes up with Exabyte data centers for cold storage

Facebook has a dedicated data center at Prineville, Oregon campus, constructed from on the inputs of its IT team. Now, this globally recognized social networking website is coming up with Exabyte data centers for cold storage. Its present Prineville data center will be serving as the deployment site to its new storage faculty for cold … More Facebook comes up with Exabyte data centers for cold storage

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