Mark Hunter, data centre site manager, Facebook (left) and Niall McEntegart, data centre operations director, EMEA at the company’s new data centre in Clonee, Co Meath. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Social media giant Facebook opened a new data centre on Thursday in Clonee, Co Meath. The centre is built on a 250-acre site that was formerly two far(...)

Facebook broke ground on the Clonee development in April 2016

While the saga over Apple’s planned €850 million data centre in Athenry continues, there has been considerably better news from Co Meath of late. Fac(...)

This will be the second data centre the company has built outside the US – the first was Lulea in Sweden, which opened in 2013

Facebook has confirmed it will proceed with the construction of a new data centre in Co Meath. The €200 million centre, which is planned for a site(...)