Who is the largest data center provider? #1) Equinix
Equinix was founded in 1998. Its headquarters is located in Redwood City, California, USA. The company had 7273 employees as of 2017 and serves 24 countries including the UK and the USA. It has a vast network of 202 data centers around the world, with 12 more being installed.
What are the four main types of data centers?
- Corporate data centers.
- Web hosting data centers, providing computer infrastructure as a service (IaaS)
- Data centers that provide TurnKey Solutions.
- Data centers that use the technology to Web 2.0.
What is a data center VS server? The main distinction is that while Server runs on a single node with internalized data stores, Data Center allows you to run on multiple nodes with externalized data stores.
How much do data center servers cost? Generally, rack space works out to be about $1000 to $1500 per month per rack.