November 23, 2018 – 1:04
The president of the company in Argentina highlights bets.
Multinational US Technology IBM announced yesterday that it was investing US $ 15 million to improve Argentina's "adoption and transformation of technology".
"With this investment, we are consolidating our commitment for 95 years to help the Argentine business ecosystem become more competitive," said IBM Argentina president and general manager Roberto Alexander.
The goal of the technology giant is "to expand the capabilities of its digital innovation and promote the adoption and technological transformation of Argentine clients, startups and universities," the company said in a statement.
Also, opening in the city of Buenos Aires Martinez from the "Client Center" (Center for Technology Innovation) seeks to help clients to "face business challenges in their industry" through Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, "Blockchain" and Security and the Internet of Things (IoT) , notify the EFE institution.
As determined by IBM, in Argentina more than 55% of companies have plans to develop applications with IoT and 45% with AI (Artificial Intelligence) in the coming months. The investment includes the renewal of the company's data center infrastructure in Buenos Aires to strengthen hybrid and "multi-cloud" cloud services for local and international clients, and to strengthen AI implementation. "Our mission is to continue to accompany the country's development, contribute to progress and help companies overcome challenges," he said.