Hawaii state employees love Netflix

Netflix Inc. plans to shut down the last of its data centers by the end of the summer. This will make it one of the first companies to have all of its information technology being run remotely from the public cloud. Netflix has been moving its data to the cloud since 2009. In other Netflix news, Hawaii News Now discovered that the state workforce spent between 100 and 300 hours of a recent workweek watching content from Netflix. It was the video-streaming service most used by Hawaii state employees. Result? The state cut off employees’ access to Netflix and Hulu.

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