Nine young women had a unique opportunity to see behind the scenes at the Yahoo! offices in Lockport, New York. The students, all enrolled in MSM’s Exploring Computer Sciences course, received a tour of the facilities’ chicken coop storage system, a design unique to Yahoo! The “Compute Coop” system applies free-cooling principles, traditionally used in chicken coops, to computer storage.
The Mounties were escorted on their tour by alumna and Board of Trustee member, Sarah Taylor ’05, who serves as Customer Experience Operations Manager.