Estimate: Facebook Running 180,000 Servers

Like most large data center operators, Facebook doesn’t disclose how many servers it has running in its data centers. But James Hamilton has used the company’s recent disclosures about its energy usage to do some interesting math to try and put together an estimate, which he has shared on his Perspectives blog.

http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2012/08/15/estimate-facebook-running-180000-servers/

Posted on 15/08/2012, in Data Center, Facebook, James Hmilton, Server. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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