Facebook data center under construction in Fort Worth, Texas (Photo: Facebook)

Everything You Wanted to Know About Facebook Data Centers

As Facebook prepares to break ground on yet another massive data center, this time in Los Lunas, New Mexico, we decided it’s time to update our popular Facebook Data Center FAQ.

Wondering how many data centers Facebook has? What kind of servers and networking gear does Facebook run on? How much is Facebook spending on all this stuff?

You’ll find answers to these and many other questions about the infrastructure that underpins the world’s largest social network and the third most visited site on the internet in our FAQ.

Here’s DCK’s up-to-date in-depth guide to everything you ever wanted to know about Facebook data centers:

The Facebook Data Center FAQ

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