A Rare Tour Of Facebook’s Hardware Labs And The Amazing Stuff It Builds There

Facebook hardware labs 05People share more than 4.75 billion things every day on Facebook, like status updates, wall posts, photos, videos and comments, Facebook says. They also “Like” more than 4.5 billion things daily and send more than 10 billion messages. It requires a mind-boggling huge technical infrastructure to deliver all of that — hundreds of thousands of servers, hard drives, and so on.

http://www.businessinsider.com/tour-of-facebooks-hardware-labs-2013-10

Posted on 11/08/2013, in Data Center, Facebook, Research, Server. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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