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Microsoft Orkney Datacentre @ Sea

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Amazing innovation, Microsoft has dropped a data centre in the sea off Orkney to understand whether they can achieve greater cooling efficiencies and its feasibility over traditional data centre deployments.

  • Microsoft sunk the 40-foot long vessel off the coast of Orkney, a group of islands located off Scotland.
  • The data center contains 12 racks of computers with a total of 864 servers.
  • Microsoft said it can hold data and process information for up to five years without maintenance.
  • Expertise Data Center Cooling
  • Countries United Kingdom

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