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Submission + - Old Model T Plant Transformed Into Data Center (

miller60 writes: In an example of the new economy operating in the footprint of the old, has retrofitted a former Model T factory in Denver to house a 30,000 square foot data center. The company says the former factory's generous power supply and hefty floor loads made it ideal for conversion to a data center. Many old industrial sites also are adjacent to fiber, which tends to run along the railroads that serve industrial campuses.

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