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Growth of Data Centers Around D.C. Worries Security Experts

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By    |   Tuesday, 14 May 2024 08:46 AM EDT

An axiom of business is to go where the customers are. In terms of data storage, one of the biggest customers is the U.S. government.

That has led to a concentration of data storage centers in Northern Virginia, reportedly more than half of the county's capacity. What may be good for having customers nearby, however, creates a vulnerability in an unwanted scenario.

John Mills

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