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Alphabet, Aramco in talks for technology hub in Saudi Arabia with data centres - report

Friday 2 February 2018 | 09:58 CET | News
Google parent Alphabet is in talks with state oil giant Saudi Aramco about jointly building a technology hub in Saudi Arabia, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. As part of the potential joint venture, Alphabet would help Aramco to build data centres around Saudi Arabia, the people said. It is not clear specifically whose data the centres would house or who would control them. 

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Categories: Fixed / IT
Companies: Alphabet / Google
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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