Tencent to build a new cloud base in Zhuhai

Tencent has planted its flag firmly in Zhuhai. One of the country’s leading technology groups, headquartered across the Bay in Shenzhen, apparently sees some potential in the coastal city. It has not chosen the Hengqin New Area, however, for its new cloud computing base, but rather than Xiangzhou district, which is the political, financial and cultural center of Zhuhai.

Tencent has committed to the city that its new cloud base will draw from the resources of its AI-led ecosystem to not only build a number of innovation centers but also training centers. A spokesperson at the Xiangzhou government said that Tencent’s cloud will help form an emerging industrial cluster of artificial intelligence and boost the city’s overall business environment.

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