Microsoft celebrates 30 years in Chile and unveils its next challenges -2022

software giant Microsoft celebrates 30 years in ChileOne of the first technology companies to settle in the country.

Guarantee in the name of the company Work with over 1,600 business partnersTry to create value on your platform with local businesses of all sizes and from all sectors.

The country is celebrating its 30th anniversary as part of the fourth industrial revolution, which combines knowledge and digital technologies. It is an environment that is seeing an increasing digital acceleration after the pandemic, where technology has become increasingly essential for businesses, making digitization key to transforming processes.

“We are celebrating our 30th anniversary in Chile. We were one of the first technology companies to enter the country and we continue to invest in developing an environment conducive to innovation and business. Today, our ecosystem has more than 1,600 companies, mainly local SMEs involved. We are part of the business, bringing our technology together through transformation projects in companies in different sectors. In this way, we can democratize access to technology, which is fundamental in the context of the 4.0 revolution that we are experiencing. They do,” says Sergio Redemacher, general manager of Microsoft Chile.

The executive says the company is making progress with its Transforma Chile project, which aims to generate more opportunities for people.

“Our aim is to provide free training to develop the skills needed so that more people can access quality jobs or foster entrepreneurship, as well as to address some of the challenges we face as a society, such as sustainability and cybersecurity. Rademagar can contribute.

Microsoft Innovation Pivot in Chile

The acceleration of technology has brought significant challenges to all companies that have had to change the way they do business. Currently Technology, cloud and artificial intelligence, data analytics and cybersecurity are important on the agenda of decision makers.

Mixtosoft’s study “The Impact of COVID-19 on the Culture and Operations of Chilean SMEs” found that digital technology is growing rapidly across all industries.

It has also changed business requirements based on the type of projects required. Thus, on behalf of the company, they undertake Over the past year, more than 81% of Microsoft Chile’s operations have been connected to cloud projects.For their part, data and artificial intelligence projects increased by 37%, while cybersecurity projects increased by 68%.

Nationally, the company supports more than 7,000 start-ups, working with the third sector to generate social impact through donations of $72 million over the past decade. He has worked to empower vulnerable populations and help teachers and students with technology in formal education.

Similarly, with technological advances and the digitization of companies, Demand for jobs will focus on people with a variety of digital skillsThrough initiatives such as “Transforma Chile”, “Totas Conectadas” and “A Distensia”, he works with other organizations focused on different audiences.

“We are celebrating 30 years in the country at this historic and disruptive moment, and our role is to work with Chilean businesses and citizens to innovate in technology so that they can be the heroes of economic recovery,” says Sergio Rademacher. .

current challenges

They confirm it with Microsoft focus on continuityThis means that companies set their goals and achieve them with tools that monitor their own carbon footprint across all of their operations.

Many projects are undertaken taking into account the resources of Chile. The alliance with AES Andes is in full swing, so that the data center runs on 100% renewable energy, and with Climo, it supports the global commitment to the waters and farmers of the Maibo basin to use this resource of more sustainable way. . Help with use. Very effective. ,

there is another challenge cyber security, derived from the Transforma Chile project, a Cybersecurity Pathway Advisory Group has been created with the participation of the public, private and academic sectors, which will work on specific projects on talent development, cybersecurity culture and protocols. cooperation between technologies. and settings. This allows the country to prepare for a cyberattack.

Also, they provide guarantees on behalf of the company. Much of the Chilean economy is run by SMEs., and many of them have evolved into their own digital transformation processes. Today, more than 93% of SMBs have invested in technology to facilitate remote working by 2021, and digital security and data visualization and analytics technologies are an important part of small and medium-sized businesses .

As future trends, Microsoft highlights the automation of processes, the arrival of hybrid jobs, the creation of hyperconnected companies, the development of digital capabilities in all organizations and the need for end-to-end security.

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