Amex data centers in Guilford County will bring some jobs (150 max projection), plus construction jobs, and tax revenue, and possibly more data centers from other companies.
And it was done without incentives, and it cements the companies interest in the GSO region.
So, hurray. Good news is good news, and in this economy, good news is great news.
But data centers are giant refrigerated warehouses for computers, not high-tech developing or manufacturing facilities, so it's not time for a home run trot.
Binker and Barron mention "well-positioned Internet cables" as one of our assets. Hey, Google, ya listening?