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Many businesses are dealing with the impacts of Colorado’s foray into recreational marijuana. Often, this uncertainty is focused on how the new laws and regulations will be implemented. While compliance with the Colorado regulatory framework is often the first priority of companies associated with the marijuana industry, another important legal issue is lurking below the surface, and unfortunately how it is resolved remains to be seen. By Peter Lemire

Farmer Mark Linnebur’s family has been raising wheat in eastern Colorado since the 1930s, so Linnebur and his five brothers know a thing or two about the ups and downs of agriculture.The family farm totals 8,000 acres near Byers in Arapahoe County, and Linnebur is one of many farmers happy that the U.S. farm bill, or the Agriculture Act of 2014, was signed in February. With delays and political wrangling now in the past, what the farm bill means to Colorado agriculture is more stability. By Suzie Romig 

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A critical debate over the Uptime Institute's Tier Classification System has long been simmering in the data center industry. It is now time to bring this discussion back to a boil. The tier rating system is often referred to as the industry benchmark for setting design standards and predicting site reliability. But reliance on the tier ratings alone can be misleading. By David Lewis

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