Computer Centers

Buildings or parts of buildings that house computer services available to public and private sector customers, possibly including data processing, system design, and web hosting. In modern usage, the term may also refer to retail businesses that sell commercially available hardware and software.

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2569
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computer centers American English
computer center American English
computing centers American English
computer buildings
computer laboratories
computation laboratories
computing laboratories
centers, computer American English
computer centres British English
computer centre British English
computercentra Dutch
computercentrum Dutch
rekencentra Dutch
rekencentrum Dutch
centros computacionales Spanish
centro computacional Spanish
data processing centers American English
data processing centres British English
data processing service centers American English

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Buildings or parts of buildings that house computer services available to public and private sector customers, possibly including data processing, system design, and web hosting. In modern usage, the term may also refer to retail businesses that sell commercially available hardware and software.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005378. The J. Paul Getty Trust.