Montana is ideally suited for data farm business, says executive

With low-cost power, cool weather, no sales tax and minimal risk of natural disasters, Montana is uniquely suited as a home for data centers. So says the general manager of iConnect, a Billings-area company that runs servers for major companies across the U.S. While this story highlights a business success in Billings, the same case can be made for Missoula, which is located on one of North America’s least-congested east-west fiber optic lines and near a major north-south line.

Billings Gazette / Montana is ideal place to store data, says iConnect executive


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