Data Centers by the Numbers
Percentage of Fortune 500 IT executives who identified power and cooling as the major problem in data centers: 41
Estimated average annual utility cost for a 100,000-square-foot data center: $5.9 million
Average number of storage terabytes maintained by Fortune 1000 organizations in 2004: 138
Average number of storage terabytes maintained by Fortune 1000 organizations in October 2006: 600
Estimated square footage of new Google data center in Oregon: 118,800
Source: Robert Frances Group and eWEEK reporting
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