The cable is hope for Finland
|2014/07/31 13:03:39||日常 | optical fiber|
The establishment oa fiber optic cable under the Baltic Sea will allow Finland to expand its industry by providing an environment for data centers.
The installation of a cable under the Baltic Sea offers great opportunities for Finland
Many data centers are located in Finland to take advantage of the favorable conditions offered by this northern region to cool all of their servers. Finland has seen happen on its soil companies such as Google and Microsoft in recent years. In general, it's all the Nordic countries have major advantages for hosting data centers. They guarantee a cold climate, expertise and an open policy for their projects.
However, in the struggle between Finland to other Nordic countries, Finland has just passed an important milestone. A fiber optic cable will indeed be installed in the Baltic Sea directly linking Finland and Germany. Data centers will therefore find directly related to the center of Europe without passing through neighboring countries and therefore competitors.
In addition, the economic issue is important for Finland that would see the country's industry grow and jobs created after the fall of the company Nokia. "Our goal is not just to host these centers. It is to create jobs around them," says Carl Wideman, director of Invest in Kainuu.