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Data center giant outlines attractiveness of Springs for doing business

Colorado Springs Gazette, News

Corporate data centers might not be the sexiest economic development projects around.

They're essentially large, nondescript buildings - so-called technology warehouses where businesses store computer servers and other equipment used to operate their websites and internal networks. Data centers don't employ many people, generate steady streams of sales-tax-paying shoppers or attract hordes of tourists who pump money into local economies.