According to the Data Centre Risk Index 2016, Iceland ranks number one of the key established and emerging data centre locations compared by Cushman & Wakefield.
The Data Centre Risk Index is designed to support data centre due diligence and senior decision making when considering global investment. 37 countries are ranked according to a number of the most appropriate risks affecting data centre operations in today’s current climate. The risks assessed include e.g. natural disasters, energy security, sharing of renewable energy, ease of doing business, corporation tax and political stability.