A data center is a facility composed of networked computers and storage that businesses and other organizations use to organize, process, store and disseminate large amounts of data. A business typically relies heavily upon the applications, services and data contained within a data center, making it a focal point and critical asset for everyday operations. Data centers are big business. According to MarketWatch, the global data center market is estimated to reach revenues of around $174 billion by 2023. The investment per data center ranges at $2.5 billion per facility.