Facebook-Led Open Compute Project Plans The Future Of The Data Center

, November 08, 2011 There’s a new open source project--led by giant companies such as Facebook, Amazon and Dell--that is looking to change data center hardware in the same way that traditional open source projects have impacted software.
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One of the designs from the Open Compute Project can be seen in these massive triplet racks. These racks have three 42U columns, and each rack can hold 90 servers.


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