International holding TECHIIA will implement the first large-scale technological project in Ukraine on high-speed data processing on the territory of Kherson region
The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and international technological holding TECHIIA signed a Memorandum on Cooperation in development of information technology industry, data centers construction, e-sports development and STEM education. The Memorandum was presented on a new arena of the WePlay Esports cybersport media holding, which is a part of the TECHIIA Holding.
Such cooperation envisages implementation of the Ecotechnopark project in Kherson region. Essence of the project – creation of a data center with capacity of up to 500 MW for storage, data processing and 3D rendering. The data center is planned to be built using the latest technologies, taking into account necessity of the environment protection. The technology park will use energy generated by Zaporizhzhya NPP and renewable energy objects. The excess heat will be utilized in modern greenhouses that will be a part of the technology park.
The project implementation will result in:
– creation of jobs for young people – IT specialists with the prospects for professional growth in Ukraine and comfortable conditions for work;
– Ukrainian IT sector development;
– introduction of a careful approach in nature protection;
– promotion of STEM education for schoolchildren and students, which will meet the needs of the information technology market;
– digitalization of territories.
At the first stage of the project implementation, it is planned to attract at least $ 200 mln in infrastructure development. The data center will service equipment worth about $ 1 bln. This object will require about 200 jobs. The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and Kherson Regional State Administration support this project and are ready to provide their assistance.
TECHIIA Holding – a new company in Ukrainian and the world IT-markets. It includes well known company WePlay! Esports and other businesses of Ukrainian entrepreneurs Oleg Krot and Yuriy Lazebnikov.
Also the holding comprises a company developing and implementing IT products for managing computer parks, an outsourcing company and a company developing business concepts for infrastructural technological facilities (data centers) and merch production.
TECHIIA Holding brings together more than 1000 high-quality specialists from different fields and areas.