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The Atlantic | 01.08.16

Why Amazon’s Data Centers Are Hidden in Spy Country

Ingrid Burrington

The grand finale of D&S artist-in-residence Ingrid Burrington’s gonzo series of essays on Internet infrastructures, this piece explores northern Virginia in search of Amazon Web Services data centers — and explores the geographic coincidence of network infrastructure and significant intelligence operations.

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