American tech giants Amazon is planning to invest around 2.5bn euros ($3bn) in new data centers opening in mid-2022 in Spain. AWS will be investing this sum over a period of 10 years. The investment will cover the capital expenditure, the construction of the centers, imports of equipment, and the salaries of the 1,300 employees to be hired for the operations. AWS has been trying to build infrastructure in Spain since 2012 to be able to host data in Spain.
Deloitte announced its plan to acquire Keytree – UK-based tech consultancy firm with offices in India, Spain, Australia and Canada. It provides digital transformation services in new-age techs like data analytics, cloud and robotics. This deal will combine Deloitte and Keytree’s capabilities to create the largest SAP-enabled transformation practice in the UK and in Europe. Also, enabling Deloitte to grow its client support and digital transformation services.