The relocation by Amazon Web Solutions (AWS) comes as Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s conservative federal government has actually stepped up efforts to bring in foreign financial investment and draw high tech business to Greece.
” We have actually seen increased consumer adoption of AWS in the nation and chose to open a workplace in Athens to much better support brand-new consumers,” Przemek Szuder, the head of AWS operations in main and eastern Europe stated in a declaration.
No monetary information were revealed.
AWS currently offers cloud computing services to business and organisations in Greece consisting of telecoms group Wind Hellas, PAOK FC, among Greece’s leading football clubs, and a variety of public sector organisations, the group stated.
It stated services covered locations from huge information analytics and mobile, web and social networks applications to enterprise company applications and the web of things.
In October, when Microsoft Corp revealed strategies to construct an information centre center in Greece, Mitsotakis stated the nation might end up being a world cloud computing center.