COVID-19: Data Centre Sector
Bulletin TWO (follow up to our March 19 position statement).
Last week we published our first position statement on Covid-19.
This set out the actions that operators are taking to limit routes for infection whilst providing continuity of service, and identified some of the challenges we are facing.
This note provides an update to that statement.
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