Data Centers

As corporations continue to digitize all information, the management of data has become a significant issue.  The Knoxville-Oak Ridge region has the assets to accommodate this industry sector.

  • Advanced infrastructure that supports the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where the world's first exascale computer is being built.
  • Electricity provided by the Tennessee Valley Authority,  the largest public power company in the U.S.
    • 99.999% transmission reliability since 2000
    • Rates designed specifically for data centers and technology companies
  • Redundant capability in both fiber and electrical power
  • Low business costs
  • No personal State income tax
  • Abundant water resources