Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella has announced the company’s plans to invest $1.1 billion in Mexico over the next five years, reports Reuters. The investment is said to be focused on expanding access to digital technology for people and organizations across Mexico. The software giant will build a new data center to deliver client services to help organizations drive digital transformation.
Nadella also revealed that Microsoft will invest in training labs and skills programs to support employability for hundreds of thousands of youth. Microsoft’s plan to establish a new cloud data center region in Mexico will deliver its intelligent and secure cloud services expanding the company’s global cloud infrastructure to 57 cloud regions in 22 countries.