Electrical fire at an AT&T data center in Richardson, Texas, caused the company’s customers in North Texas to lose internet connectivity and U-Verse TV services for several hours Monday, city officials said in a statement.
The fire started in the facility’s power switch and “burned primary and backup electrical systems,” the statement read. Local CBS reporter MaryAnn Martinez posted the statement on Twitter. Read More at DataCenterKnowledge.com
AT&T data center located near the Google data center in Lithia Springs
Originally built in 2002. Site expansion in 2008 to add space, power, and cooling capacity.
The single-story AT&T Allen data center The facility is part of Millennium high technology park in Allen, TX.
The AT&T HK data center is located in the eastern part of the Hong Kong Island, the Hong Kong Internet Data Center is located in Siu Sai Wan, Hong Kong.