Global One, a global provider of telecommunications services to large corporations, announced last week the opening of its first Internet hosting center in Latin America. The center will be located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and will host electronic messaging and groupware systems and Web sites. It will also provide Internet access, intranet and extranet services, and security services, the company said. The center cost US$8 million to build. Global One already has four similar hosting centers, in Singapore, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Rennes, France, and plans to open six more by the middle of this year.