Posts Tagged ‘data center’

Tencent’s Silicon Valley Data Center Opens While Foreign Firms Lack China Access

Tencent’s Silicon Valley data center, which is the company’s first data center in the U.S., has commenced operations. Tencent will …


Huawei’s Data Center And Innovation Labs Bring Investment To New Zealand

New Zealand’s government revealed that Chinese telecom device maker Huawei will invest NZD400 million, which is about CNY1.938 billion, in …


Chinese Consortium Invests CNY20.6 Billion Into UK Data Centers

British data center company Global Switch, which is owned by the Reuben Brothers, has sold 49% of its shares to …


China Mobile Inks “Internet Plus” Strategy With Alibaba In Beijing

One of the top buzzwords in China’s Internet the past 18 months has been “Internet Plus”, which is Premier Li …


China’s Data Center Footprint Expands To Europe And Middle East

engineer and serverWhile it is still impossible for foreign data centers to setup wholly-owned operations in China, one of China’s Internet darlings …


Data Centre World Arrives In Asia Next Month

Singapore, September 21, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – Join us this October 12-13 at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore for Asia’s largest and most influential gathering of Data Centre expertise. Expect two power-packed days of invaluable knowledge sharing, education and business, completely free of charge. Source from  300 leading suppliers, including Dell, Huawei, Keppel Data Centres, Digital Realty,… Read More


VMware Appoints New President For Greater China

Virtualization and cloud computing infrastructure provider VMware has appointed Bernard Kwok as its new global vice president and president for …


While Blocked In Mainland China, Facebook Heads To Taiwan

Taiwanese government officials revealed that Facebook plans to build a data center in Changhua, Taichung. Commenting on the news, Facebook confirmed that they did find a suitable location in Taiwan to build a new data center; however, they have not yet made the final decision. The government officials from Changhua said that Facebook hired a […]


Microsoft Azure Inks Cloud Computing CAAS Deal With Alauda.cn

Chinese CaaS service provider Alauda.cn has reached a deal with Microsoft’s cloud computing service Azure to jointly develop corporate container cloud services. Yan Zhiqing, head of Microsoft Azure China, said that Azure will establish a platform in China and invite partners to build a cloud services community. Pioneers like Alauda.cn introduce the most advanced cloud […]


How Does Alibaba’s Data Pact Impact Chinese Retention Laws?

Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba says its Aliyun cloud computing subsidiary has a new data protection pact that supposedly protects user data. At an event held today in Beijing, Simon Hu, president of Aliyun, announced the pact and promised to abide by this pledge to protect user data and business data privacy for all of its […]