Meta has announced that it is deploying a new network timing protocol, Precision Time Protocol (PTP), which will keep each server in its data centers on the same time. Servers must be coordinated, otherwise, users can experience delays, errors, and outages.In contrast to Network Time Protocol...
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Luleå is a small coastal town just south of the Arctic Circle, and it's surrounded by dense forests and icy rivers. The facility opened in 2013 and was Facebook's first data center outside the U.S.
The current two-building campus consumes more than one percent of Sweden’s total power production and that will also double, he told Reuters.
2013: Facebooked opened it's first facility
2014: Facebook opened a 2nd facility
2018: Announced an expansion that would double the size of the campus. The 3rd building would be nearly 50,000 square meters and would be launched in early 2021