The other field Facebook wants to revolutionize

FORTUNE — Facebook is known for creating the most popular social networking tool, not designing hardware. But the company has taken a do-it-yourself approach to building out its data centers and the servers and racks that fill them. The result? Data centers that are 38% more efficient and 24% cheaper than average, according to Frank Frankovsky, director of hardware design and supply chain at Facebook.

Posted on 10/05/2012, in Data Center, Energy, Frank Frankovsky. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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