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Paris data centres keep online information on European soil

By Sarah Elzas

France and other European countries are working out if and how online data should - and could - be kept inside the EU, to keep it away from foreign companies and government agencies. This comes following revelations of United States surveillance activities on its European allies. RFI visits a centre run by the Telecity Group near Paris, which has seen a recent increase in interest from customers looking to keep their servers - and their data - in Europe.

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