Photoreport of construction of DPC
At opening of a data-center there was a Minister of Finance of Sweden Magdalena Andersson. She noted that similar projects are of great importance for development of economic sector of the North European state.
The campus is located near new substation on 120 MW which provides it with the electric power from hydroelectric power station on 78 MW on the river to Lula.
By estimation of experts the annual average coefficient of PUE will make around 1,07.
The company placed the first data-center in Sweden in only 70 km from the Polar circle (average temperature at the level of-1.3 °C).
The DPC of Hydro66 is located near two physical fiber optic lines. At the disposal of clients several companies delivering telecommunication services will be provided at the same time.
According to the CEO Andy Long:
Good heads try to optimize costs, at the same time rationally locating the corporate data according to the law. We developed the project which will help the Scandinavian companies to cut down expenses without doing harm to reliability of computing infrastructure. Watching the invariable growth of network transmission capacity, to top managers the understanding that it is better for DPC to build outside the city centers comes. Not gift the large Internet companies more than ten years peripheries for placement of the server farms select.
The choice of Sweden as a location under a data-center of Hydro66 is caused also by safety of power supply, political and geographical stability in the country.
Northern Europe becomes more and more attractive to operators of data-centers. The Scandinavian countries of Norway and Sweden became favourites thanks to features of climate and ready access to sources of renewable energy.
The DPC of Hydro66 is under construction in the territory of the region of "Node Pole" and will adjoin to a data-center of Facebook.
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