Why Ashburn, Va. is the center of the Internet

There is already more than 5 million square feet of data center space in Loudoun County, the equivalent of almost 86 football fields. Here’s why Ashburn and its environs have become the “Center of the Internet,” according to a graphic by data center provider Intelishift Technologies.

(Courtesy Intelishift Technologies)
(Courtesy Intelishift Technologies)

Correction: an earlier version of this graphic said Ashburn was east of D.C.

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Jonathan O'Connell has covered land use and development in the Washington area for more than five years.
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