Web Culture

Where Is The World’s Data Being Stored? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Mark O'Neill 21-07-2011

As the Internet gets bigger and bigger, so do the places needed to store all of that data. But where are these data centers exactly? Which ones are the largest and who owns them? How can we put 600 Exabytes into perspective so that we can truly understand its size?


This great infographic, provided by Mozy, shows us the answers to these questions and more. Let us know what you think about the infographic in the comments, along with any questions you may have.



Image Source : Shutterstock

Related topics: Cloud Computing, Infographic.

Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the site alive. Read more.

Whatsapp Pinterest

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. Vivek Kumar
    August 2, 2011 at 10:30 am

    Thats great to see these in easy to understand manner....

  2. Guest
    July 27, 2011 at 4:11 am
  3. Phil
    July 25, 2011 at 2:40 am

    I'd be curious hoow much dat is being stored by back-up services such as Carbonite and such.

  4. Harsha harsha
    July 23, 2011 at 10:52 am

    I liked this article. Can some one provide me data analytics related information that is conferences details or work opportunities / What are requirements to get such opportunities

  5. Dwoolrog
    July 23, 2011 at 1:43 am

    Mark, I find it a bit frightening.  I thought cloud data storage would have been more diffusely placed, in these times of disruptive sabotage.

    • James Grimes
      July 23, 2011 at 4:33 am

       my thoughts too

  6. Anonymous
    July 22, 2011 at 9:03 pm

    Last I checked Europe is a continent, rather than a city in Wales.

    • Tina
      July 22, 2011 at 11:29 pm

      Good catch, Tom!

  7. MihirNaik.Com
    July 22, 2011 at 5:32 pm

    I am sharing this article on my blog and linking back to you.. I am also using your image source. Please allow me to do it. I really like this.

    • Tina
      July 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm

      You are free to use the image. Please use the embed code located at the bottom of the image here

      Also feel free to link back to this page on MakeUseOf.