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I'm looking for some information on the costs of running a data center, preferably a company report not just on inital costs but also monthly and/or annual operational costs. Is there any such report that you know of disclosed by some company? If so, I'd appreciate some links.

P.S. I'm looking for exact numbers that a company published, but estimates are also of interest.

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closed as too localized by EEAA, gravyface, GregD, Ward, joschi May 22 '11 at 9:44

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Such information would likely be useless without quite a few details (generally kept private) about what they're doing with said datacenter. –  ceejayoz May 22 '11 at 1:34
    
Shopping, too localized (that is, too specific to your situation). –  Ward May 22 '11 at 8:23
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I don't know of any company that would be interested in making this internal financial information public. Figure out the costs for your specific situation.

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