LatinNews Daily - 17 May 2021

In brief: Google to expand data centres in Uruguay

* US internet giant Google, through its subsidiary Eleanor Applications, has acquired 30 hectares of land in a science park in Uruguay’s Canelones department, in order to continue expanding its Latin American data centres. Canelones intendent (governor), Yamandú Orsi, welcomed the “good news”. Industry Minister Omar Paganini welcomed the “potential” that the project offers Uruguay and its technological advancements. According to a statement circulating in the local media, Google described the project as an “important milestone” in “reinforcing Google's commitment to Uruguay and Latin America and the development of the local technological ecosystem”, although it is still awaiting the green light on “aspects” of the project before construction can begin.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 111 words.

Subscribers: Log in now to read the full article

Not a Subscriber?

Choose from one of the following options

Intelligence Research Ltd.
167-169 Great Portland Street,
5th floor,
London, W1W 5PF - UK
Phone : +44 (0) 203 695 2790
You may contact us via our online contact form
Copyright © 2022 Intelligence Research Ltd. All rights reserved.