Top 10 Data Center Stories: January 2012

Data center news in January included a unique "mansion-mimicking" data center design, the federal government's closure of facilities and Facebook's investment in its data center in Oregon, among other news. Here's our round-up of the top 10 data center stories of the month.

An illustration of a proposed "community-based" data center in Minnetonka, Minnesota (Image: Keith Waters & Associates).

While much data center news broke in January, one story on a unique data center design - camouflaging a data center as a residence - clearly led the pack of the best-read items on Data Center Knowledge. There was also interest in stories on the federal government's plans to close data centers, Facebook's spending on its facility in Oregon, and a guest column on audit standards confusion in the industry. Here’s a look at the 10 most popular stories on Data Center Knowledge during January 2012, ranked by total page views:

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