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Why is FedEx closing its data centers and moving to the cloud?

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 19, 2022 12:41 PM CT | Published: July 18, 2022 4:00 AM CT

The logistics giant is closing its remaining data centers and moving completely to the cloud, a decision that it says will take two years.


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Rob Moore

Rob Moore

Rob Moore is an Arkansas native who moved to Memphis to attend the University of Memphis. He holds a B.A. and an M.A. in English. He covers Public Companies, Transportation and Logistics, and Banking and Finance.


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