Arizona is growing faster than any other state in the Union speaking about technology, some of the most ambitious projects in smart cities are planed in the area near to Phoenix, the reason: A lot of affordable land and a great relationship with their southern neighbor Sonora.
This relationship between Sonora and Arizona in the middle of the dessert is creating something unique.
Sonora is the second larger state in México with many universities of engineering and a young English-speaking population, is fueling all the coders the companies in AZ needs, as an inexhaustible source of talent with a very convenient cost structure, the quality is not in doubt.
Many companies are outsourcing different kind of engineering tasks cross border, companies such Tesla, Rolls Royce, Ford Motor company, Magna International, among many others.
Something that is a great advantage for the American companies beside the time zone and the short distance between customers and providers are the culture. Northern people in México has a natural affinity to the western working culture.
But, speaking about software this advantage of Arizona-Sonora are not exclusive, any company in USA or Europe can be provided of talent by Sonora companies.
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