Facebook’s Attempts To Democratize Data Center Efficiency Through The OCP

A few years ago, Facebook’s then head of infrastructure, Frank Frankovsky, was instrumental in setting up the Open Compute Project (OCP). The OCP is an industry group, led by Facebook but open to all comers, that aims to share best practice in terms of the design of server, storage and data center hardware. It’s an example of a company like Facebook using its immense scale to deliver benefits to others.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/benkepes/2014/08/01/facebooks-attempts-to-democratize-data-center-efficiency-through-the-ocp/

Posted on 01/08/2014, in Data Center, Facebook. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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