Microsoft will build two large data centers in New Zealand

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Microsoft will build two large data centers in New Zealand

18.09.2020 News

The American corporation Microsoft has received permission from the New Zealand Department of Foreign Investment to build data centers in Auckland. This is stated in a statement issued by the agency on Wednesday.

“New Zealand subsidiaries of Microsoft Corporation received management’s approval of foreign investments to purchase business assets, including various land, to further creation of data centers in New Zealand,” – the report says.

According to The New Zealand Herald, Microsoft plans to open two large data centers in Auckland by the end of 2022. It is expected that the total cost of the project will exceed 100 million New Zealand dollars ($ 67,600,000).

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