Data Centers

Cost of Data Center Outages

According to a new study by the Ponemon Institute and Vertiv the average cost of a data center outage has steadily increased from $505,502 in 2010 to $740,357 today (or a 38 percent net change). Our  analysis focuses on representative samples of organizations in different industry sectors that experienced at least one complete or partial unplanned data center outage during the past 12 months. Utilizing activity-based costing methods, this year’s analysis is derived from 63 data centers located in the United States.

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