Zenlayer opened its latest new office on July 24th, this time in China’s tech hub Hangzhou. This new office will be devoted to research and development, primarily for Zenlayer’s Cloud Networking and SD-WAN products. The opening of the new office comes during a period of rapid growth for the company. Zenlayer has expanded its bare…Read More
Zenlayer now offers direct access to Tencent Cloud in Silicon Valley, Frankfurt, Singapore and Hong Kong. Zenlayer, a global software defined network and services provider, announced that Zenlink, its SD-WAN Cloud Connect platform, now supports direct connections to Tencent Cloud. Tencent Cloud is the cloud computing arm of Tencent, the largest Internet company in Asia. Through…Read More
China is the biggest e-commerce market in the world, and Goldman Sachs forecasts that Chinese e-commerce sales will growth to $1.7 trillion by 2020.
Let’s dive in and explore the digital trends accelerating China’s growth.Read More
A carrier is a provider of transport level infrastructure to the cloud. It connects the cloud service provider to the customers. Although telecom companies provide services to the lower layers of the stack, carriers are aggressively pushing customized transport solutions tailored for cloud providers and consumers. At Capacity Asia 2017, Zenlayer’s Founder & CEO spoke on a panel about…Read More
China represents a massive market opportunity and if you don’t have a digital presence here, you’re missing out. According to the United States Census Bureau (USCB), China represents 15.7% of total trade in the US. This is expected to grow as the partnership strengthens under the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Information Technology Agreement (ITA). Here are 5…Read More
Regulatory compliance is a critical consideration when transmitting and storing data. It becomes exponentially complex as different countries have different laws around data residency. This is especially true for businesses wanting to operate in China because of strict internet and privacy laws. Providing internet content To China is a challenge, but it is not impossible to overcome. To…Read More
This Friday, Zenlayer’s President & CEO will be speaking on innovation and entrepreneurship in China and the United States at MIT China Innovation & Entrepreneur Forum (CHIEF). Founded in 2011, MIT-CHIEF is a not-for-profit student organization that promotes intellectual exchanges and collaborations between China and the United States in technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Trading Technology with China…Read More
Reaching the Chinese marketplace is likely a lucrative prospect for enterprises like yours offering streaming video or mobile services. While you’ve perhaps made inroads into this, you’ve probably fought the firewalls China uses to block specific content. To get around this, many businesses now use VPN’s, or virtual private networks.
Despite many VPN’s operating in China lately, a recent dramatic crackdown took place. This could soon change how companies effectively send content without using more technical means.
This news might throw your own business into a quandary after depending on VPNs to get mobile and video services to Chinese citizens. What does it mean for the future of VPNs and unfiltered content there?
There is some hope, mostly through other technological options.Read More
StrataCore, leading IT services broker for data center, cloud, connectivity and security, today announced that it has established partnerships with China Telecom, China Mobile and Zenlayer to accelerate companies’ inroads in China by providing secure, reliable and cost-effective options, while simplifying the task of navigating intricate Chinese regulatory laws.Read More
In Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, we discussed how to determine if you need server hosting in China and the network/data center landscapes in China.
Here in Part 3, we will explore additional factors to consider when choosing a data center in China.Read More
On May 25, 2017, Zenlayer and Telin Singapore, in cooperation with GOPS, hosted a forum in Shanghai to share insights and best practices in digitally expanding into Southeast Asia, the fastest growing Internet market in the world.Read More
In Part 1, we explored whether or not it makes sense to host in China based on a corporation’s needs. Here in Part 2, we will discuss the network and data center landscapes in China. Telecom carriers and network coverage in China To be able to choose an appropriate data center for hosting in China,…Read More