Cover StoryFew months back, Microsoft unveiled its plans to invest a whopping $1.1 billion in a new data center campus in West Des Moines, one of the largest projects that hold 1.2 million square feet of facilities across a 154-acre property. In recent years, many more large investments have been made in massive data centers supporting cloud services, by companies such as eBay, Facebook, Google, Yahoo! and many others. While having a large Server farm is becoming an enterprise requisite CIOs are under huge pressure to bring in better efficiency that align with the business goals today.
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