The construction of the State Data Center in Kragujevac
, which began in mid-2019, placed fifth
on our list. The authorities claim that this data center will be one of the ten most efficient in the world and that the project, whose first phase is worth EUR 30 million, will enable a more efficient provision of various services of eGovernment for the citizens, the economy and the state. According to the announcements, the construction should be completed in mid-2020.
The sixth spot
belongs to an investment which will enable the use of the cloud technology in schools and the public administration, as well as the opening of another data center in Kragujevac. This is another American software company, Nutanix
, which signed a memorandum of understanding regarding said investments with the Office for IT and eGovernment. The memorandum entails the opening of an innovation center for digital transformation in Belgrade.
In the seventh spot
is another innovations center. This time, as announced, it should be built by the Chinese technology giant Huawei
, also in Belgrade. Together with the Serbian government, Huawei will develop the Smart Cities project, and the Huawei Innovation Center for Digital Transformation will be the regional center for the Western Balkans with the seat in Belgrade.
The eighth place
belongs to the exclusive news regarding another Chinese company, Quectel Wireless Solutions
. This leading provider of mobile modules in the world and a pioneer in the development of the 5G network arrived to Serbia looking for quality software engineers and is founding a research and development center, its only such center in Europe, which should provide support to its numerous clients in Europe beginning with 2020.