21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNET) was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Beijing, China. It has 2,267 full-time employees. It is the third largest IDC (Internet Data Center) service provider in Mainland China (currently in scale Has been surpassed by Alibaba Cloud ) to provide server and data hosting services for enterprises and individual customers.
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Founded in 1996, 21Vianet is an influential cyberspace infrastructure service provider in the world and the largest third-party independent data center operator in China. It is known as China’s Rackspace (formerly NYSE:RAX, retired in November 2016). city). As the best interconnection network platform in China, 21Vianet is committed to providing industry-leading data center services, neutral cloud operations, neutral hybrid IT services, and leading CDN services. It is also the first to advocate and implement IDC+ technological innovation to create A cyberspace infrastructure operation platform with core technology and ultra-large-scale operation capabilities. In April 2011, 21Vianet was listed on the Nasdaq in the United States (stock code VNET), and was included in the Nasdaq Global Internet Index in March 2012.
21Vianet has nearly 20 years of experience in data center construction, operation and maintenance. It currently operates more than 80 distributed data centers in more than 30 cities across the country, with 23,000 cabinets and more than 500 network nodes (POPs), and the total length of the backbone transmission network 15000km, transmission bandwidth up to 160G, with high-quality network reliability and stability. 21Vianet has a rich variety of high-quality BGP products, provides high-speed Internet and private line access services, and is the best interconnection network platform in China. 21Vianet will build a boutique computer room through the three dimensions of international standards, interconnected networks, and ultimate experience, and help China build innovative cyberspace infrastructure.
21Vianet focuses on domestic cloud, international cloud, and boutique computer rooms, and is committed to creating an open hybrid IT ecosystem. 21Vianet cooperates with domestic cloud companies such as Baidu Cloud, Kingsoft Cloud, and JD Cloud to provide safe and customizable hybrid IT solutions for Chinese state-owned enterprises and government customers; at the same time, it helps large international clouds to land in China and provide large-scale international cloud service providers Neutral cloud operation services. Currently, 21Vianet has introduced and independently operated large-scale international cloud platforms including: Microsoft Azure and Office 365, IBM CMS, Bluemix and Cloudant, Unisys Edge, etc.
On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of 21Vianet’s founding, it solemnly launched the light-carry unlimited brand to form a dual-core brand. Unlimited Optical aims to extend the industry-leading CDN to the “last mile” of network transmission through cutting-edge technologies such as SDN and Layer 2 networks. By introducing public clouds, broadband is activated, and broadband itself becomes a mobile phone that can be used by users. “Application service” that can be configured at any time. Relying on the big data bus, Unlimited Light Carrier will allow enterprises and home users to directly connect to the data center and directly connect to the industry’s mainstream public cloud and broadband networks in one hop to obtain the most extreme network experience and open the era of China’s 10G network.
In order to explore the disruptive innovation of cyberspace infrastructure assets and Internet finance, 21Vianet actively strengthens blockchain technology and standard research, builds a new generation of cyberspace basic protocols, promotes technology open source, initiated the creation of the Zhongguancun blockchain industry alliance, and cooperated with local governments Carry out blockchain cooperation and establish a blockchain ecology. 21Vianet is committed to promoting the establishment of a sharing economy platform and trading center, exporting blockchain technology and talents, operating the blockchain platform, developing the blockchain economy, and achieving a higher level of interconnection through the blockchain protocol ecology.
21Vianet’s leading technology and outstanding contributions have been continuously recognized by industry authorities. In 2008, it was awarded the “Most Reliable Third-Party Green Data Center Service Provider” award in China; in 2009, it was awarded the “Best IDC Product Supply Designated by the China IDC Industry Annual Ceremony” From 2010 to 2012, 21Vianet won the “China IDC Industry Excellent Service Award” for three consecutive years. While gaining widespread recognition in the industry, 21Vianet continues to strengthen product innovation and energy efficiency management. In 2013, 21Vianet won the “Data Center Annual Energy Efficiency Award” and “Data Center Annual Operation and Maintenance Award”. In July 2014, the Trademark Office of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce formally recognized “21Vianet” as a “China Well-known Trademark”, becoming the first company in the field of data center in China to receive this honor. For two consecutive years from 2014 to 2015, Microsoft Azure operated by 21Vianet won five trusted cloud service certifications, and Office365 won three trusted cloud service certifications. In September 2015, 21Vianet won the core award of the “Cloud Tripod Award” at the Global Cloud Computing Conference China Station-the “2014-2015 China Leading Brand Award”. In January 2016, 21Vianet won two major awards: “2015 China’s IDC Industry Most Influential Enterprise” and “2015 China IDC Industry Innovative Enterprise”. In April 2016, 21Vianet won the “Cloud Sail Award”-“2014-2015 China Leading Brand Award” and “2015-2016 Cloud Computing Most Influential Enterprise Award”.
21Vianet brings together major domestic operators, Internet service providers, Internet content providers and other network resources to establish an interconnected data harbor, and use a complete cross-regional and cross-operator fast service system to provide services for the government, public utilities, and finance. , E-commerce, gaming, education, agriculture, entertainment, medical, automotive, manufacturing and other industries have established stable platforms to bring high-value-added cyberspace infrastructure services to enterprises on a larger scale and with higher efficiency.