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Microsoft announces investment of $1.5 billion in Italy
Art for Microsoft “Ambizione Italia“ plan
Art for Microsoft “Ambizione Italia“ plan Credit: Microsoft

Microsoft Corp. today announced a $1.5 billion, five-year investment plan in Italy starting with the launch of its first datacentre region in Ithe country.

The announcement comes a week after Amazon Web Services opened a datacentre region in Milan, while in March, Google'sealed a partnership with Telecom Italia to expand cloud business operations in the country.