Data Centers

Why Microsoft Thinks Underwater Data Centers May Cost Less

There is more to Microsoft’s sinking a data center the size of a shipping container off Scotland’s Orkney Islands than cheap power, free cooling, and being close to where half the world’s population lives. The big hope is that a truly lights-out data center could end up being cheaper to run and failing less often.

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Read the source article at Data Center Knowledge

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