microsoft http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Microsoft Plans Expansion For Cheyenne Data Center http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/microsoft-plans-expansion-cheyenne-data-center <p>Microsoft plans to expand its data center operations in Wyoming. Microsoft opened a data center outside of Cheyenne last year…and this spring plans to grow it with a $274 million addition. Governor Matt Mead met the news with excitement. He says he’s made growing the Wyoming technology sector a priority and sees the expansion as a good sign.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 23:53:54 +0000 Irina Zhorov 57414 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Microsoft Plans Expansion For Cheyenne Data Center Wyoming is a national leader in data center recruitment http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-national-leader-data-center-recruitment <p>Wyoming is aggressively working to attract data centers to the state.&nbsp; The industry magazine Expansion Solutions recently recognized the Cowboy State’s efforts to accommodate companies looking to build or expand their computing operations.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:17:26 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 48834 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming is a national leader in data center recruitment UW to benefit from demonstration project http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-benefit-demonstration-project <p>The University of Wyoming will get to participate in Microsoft’s innovative fuel cell demonstration pilot project. &nbsp;</p><p>The fuel cell being built in Cheyenne will essentially be powered by sewage.&nbsp; After 18 months of use by Microsoft, the City of Cheyenne and the University will get access to the so called Data Plant. U-W Chemical and Petroleum Engineering professor David Bagley says a number of students will benefit.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 01 Jan 2013 01:07:39 +0000 Bob Beck 34690 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW to benefit from demonstration project