Technology • Internet & Web
2020-08-06T19:45:42+00:00

TikTok announces new data centre in Ireland to store European user data

TikTok announces new data centre in Ireland to store European user data
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TikTok announced Thursday it would invest €420million in establishing a data centre in Ireland. The company states all European user data will be stored in this new location when the data centre is operational in early 2022.

In a press release, the company states: "Protecting our community's privacy and data is and will continue to be our priority. Today's announcement is just the latest part of our ongoing work to enhance our global capability and efforts to protect our users and the TikTok community."

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