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Select From Three Infrastructure Options for Global Companies Running Business in China

Published: 10 October 2016

ID: G00313760

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji , Bob Gill , Vincent Fu


Global companies planning operations in China are often unaware of locally available infrastructure options. I&O leaders need to understand the already-existing Chinese infrastructure market, to become familiar with specific options including colocation, cloud services and managed services.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish a Local Physical Presence for Colocation in China
    • Geography
    • Network Latency
    • Data Center Facilities
  • Select Global Managed Service Providers
    • Market Status
    • Consideration of Choices
    • Recommendations
  • Investigate the Emerging Market in China for Public Cloud and IaaS
    • Local Service Providers
    • Global Service Providers

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