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Windows 7: Inside one of the world's largest data centers....

02 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Professional, Windows XP
Inside one of the world's largest data centers....

Inside one of the world's largest data centers

CHICAGO--On the outside, Microsoft's massive new data center resembles the other buildings in the industrial area.

Even the inside of the building doesn't look like that much. The ground floor looks like a large indoor parking lot filled with a few parked trailers.

It's what's inside those trailers, though, that is the key to Microsoft's cloud-computing efforts. Each of the shipping containers in the Chicago data center houses anywhere from 1,800 to 2,500 servers, each of which can be serving up e-mail, managing instant messages, or running applications for Microsoft's soon-to-be-launched cloud-based operating system--Windows Azure.

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02 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

I wonder if I could get them to park one of those containers next to my room...
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04 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 x64 / Same

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06 Nov 2009   #4

XP_Pro, W7_7201, W7RC.vhd, SciLinux5.3, Fedora12, Fedora9_2x, OpenSolaris_09-06


Datsa lotta yottas...
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