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China Context: 'Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide'

Published: 21 June 2018

ID: G00354311

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji , Evan Zeng


China's cloud service regulations, provider landscape and end users' adoption patterns differ from Western markets. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders who intend to deploy applications into China must understand local differences to select the right cloud providers.

Table Of Contents

Market Differentiators

  • Regulatory Mandates
  • Government and Regulators' Influence
  • Foreign Versus Local Competition

Considerations for Technology and Service Selection

Notable Vendors

  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Baidu (Baidu Cloud)
  • China Telecom (E Cloud)
  • Huawei (Huawei Cloud)
  • Microsoft (Azure)
  • Tencent Cloud
  • UCloud
  • QingCloud

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