Georgia, Attracts $100m Investment from the Blockchain infrastructure provider BitFury

BitFury Group, a Bitcoin Blockchain infrastructure provider and transaction processing company is investing $100 million USD to build its second data centre, and the first Technology Park in Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital.

BitFury has management offices in Amsterdam in the Netherlands and in San Francisco in the United States, as well as data centers in Iceland. Now the company prepares to make a capital injection on the new site in Georgia. Sources from BitFury stated the country was selected for its attractive investment climate and ease of conducting business. Low energy cost and competitive labour market also played a big part in the decision-making.

Eprem Urumashvili, the BitFury official representative in Georgia stated:

“Georgia will have three main benefits – a $100 million USD investment, to bring modern information technologies into the country and to be added to the innovative technologies world map.”

The company is developing its third generation immersion cooling system. For that, BitFury will build a mega-data centre with up to 100 MW energy capacity to process transactions using its latest generation 28 nm and the upcoming 16 nm ASIC chips. With this new system, the firm is looking to create energy-saving

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