Photos of Fire Damage at Fisher Plaza

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The Seattle-focused technology blog TechFlash has been working all the local angles on last week’s fire at Fisher Plaza, which left many data centers in the telecom hub without power for more than a day. TechFlash has obtained the Seattle Fire Department’s investigation report on the incident, along with photos of the fire damage inside a garage-level electrical room at Fisher Plaza.

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Rich Miller is the founder and editor at large of Data Center Knowledge, and has been reporting on the data center sector since 2000. He has tracked the growing impact of high-density computing on the power and cooling of data centers, and the resulting push for improved energy efficiency in these facilities.

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  1. anon

    all of the data centers that had outages are ~10 years old. fisher plaza is an office building. how old is rackspace dallas? -did this one have the bakers racks & tower servers in it?? all of these old colo's are Faking It re the cloud, density, etc. these dc's were never designed for these loads. >> Fire!!