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The king of data centers?

Aug. 18, 2012
Apple's new data center in Prineville, Ore., will include two buildings with a total of 500,000 square feet, according to this Portland Business Journal report. Facebook also has a 330,400-sq-ft data center in Prineville. The location is attractive for ...

Apple's new data center in Prineville, Ore., will include two buildings with a total of 500,000 square feet, according to this Portland Business Journal report. Facebook also has a 330,400-sq-ft data center in Prineville. The location is attractive for data centers because temperatures in the Prineville's high desert climate peek at 90 degrees, cutting down on cooling costs for the facilities.