Facebook Saves Datacenter Costs with Frigid Arctic Wind | Big Data, Cloud and Social everything | Scoop.it

One year and seven months after beginning construction, Facebook has brought its first datacenter on foreign soil online. That soil is in Lulea, town of 75,000 people on northern Sweden’s east coast, just miles south of the boundary separating the Arctic Circle from the somewhat-less-frigid land below it.


Via Ed Stenson