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Do you consider the United States to be the safest and cheapest place to open a data center? Cushman & Wakefield just published its annual "Data Center Risk Index." This study analyzes factors, both favorable and unfavorable, to help make decisions about the locations of data centers in various countries.
Factors include energy costs, bandwidth, overall ease of doing business, corporate tax rates, labor costs, political stability, natural disasters, and population education levels.