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data center

n. (alternative spelling of data centre English)

Data center

A data center is a facility used to house computer systems and associated components, such as telecommunications and storage systems. It generally includes redundant or backup power supplies, redundant data communications connections, environmental controls (e.g., air conditioning, fire suppression) and various security devices. Large data centers are industrial scale operations using as much electricity as a small town.

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The Gottschalks are planning to opt out of the Iron Mountain data center in favor of new inof their own, and it looks as though the likely location is in Nevada where the younger pollies like Anthony and Vyacheslav have moved to get away from Marcantonio's stamping-grounds here in the East-which means he may very well not approve of the idea.

What do they care if we haul off a busted data center and some sheets?

On the way to mess, he stopped by the base data center, and called up the Officers List.

He'd reported the incident to the Bureau's data center, where they hoped one day to solve the Taprisiot secret, but the call had cost him several weeks with an upper respiratory infection.

We had passed it along the way, a sophisticated-looking data center offering surveillance views into every corner of the establishment.

Mavis marched by the data center to the security station that guarded a bank of glossy red elevators.

The locks disengaged with a quiet snick and opened into Roarke's huge data center.

He tapped the release on the table in front of him and brought the data center into position.

If anything it grew more passionate with the passing years, especially after he constructed a monster unit of his own design for NUMA's vast oceans data center.