Market Overview
850 million users and counting
China is the biggest market in the world with 15% of all internet users. However, internet penetration stands at just over 59%, meaning there’s still plenty of room for growth.
Heavy investment in 5G capability
The Chinese government considers 5G capability a huge priority. More than 130,000 base stations were installed in 2019, with another 600,000 expected in 2020.
Full complement of digital services available
Choose on-demand services or rapid, managed deployments to build a complete network, including bare metal servers, private connections, SaaS acceleration, and content delivery.
By the numbers
The largest market in the world, the China offers huge room for online growth. Get an overview of China's digital potential.
The Zenlayer difference
The best way to ensure that Chinese users have quick and easy access your content is to host that content on servers in Mainland China. But with strict regulations on networks and connections in and out of the country, breaking into the market can be incredibly difficult.

That's where Zenlayer comes in.

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Create an optimized, blended network
Take advantage of Zenlayer’s partnerships with China’s top three providers to create an optimal blended network that’s both fast and reliable. Zenlayer has direct connections to the premium services offered by China Telecom, China Mobile, and China Unicom, including CN2-GIA (China Telecom Next Generation Carrier Network Global Internet Access).
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Navigate complicated regulations
Zenlayer regularly helps businesses navigate the complicated process of obtaining ICP licenses and interfacing with China's three main ISPs. Our experts will serve as your personal guides to getting everything ready to claim your slice of the world's largest market.
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Use services optimized for Chinese connections
All Zenlayer products are optimized for connecting users in China with global services. This includes Bare Metal Cloud servers in Los Angeles and Hong Kong with direct connections to the Chinese mainland, direct connections to local public clouds like Tencent and Alibaba, and expertise accelerating SaaS applications for local users.
Extensive local support and procurement
Zenlayer offers comprehensive local support and equipment procurement throughout China, including offices in Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai, and Shenzhen. Our teams have won rave reviews for their impressive service, extensive knowledge of the best local providers in each region, and ability to navigate China’s notoriously complex ICP license regulations.
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Local partnerships
Local partnerships
Choose the hub that's right for you
Pick the edge locations that best suit your purposes. Zenlayer has edge POPs in every major city in China and many smaller ones. If you’re not sure where to choose, ask our experts and find the best POPs for your users.
Beijing
Chengdu
Chongqing
Deyang
Foshan
Guangzhou
Hangzhou
Hefei
Jinan
Nanjing
Shanghai
Shenyang
Shenzhen
Shijiazhuang
Tianjin
Wuhan
Wuxi
Xianyang
Wenzhou
Zhengzhou
Zhuhai
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Complete solutions
Gaming
Gaming
Give your players exceptional digital user experience with ultra-low latency and a flexible solution that scales to meet demand.
Media streaming
Media streaming
Stream audio and video with dynamic acceleration to seamlessly deliver content without interruption.
Interactive video
Interactive video
Reduce lag and increase interaction during virtual doctor visits, online classes, e-meetings, and more.
Remote workers
Remote workers
Accelerate SaaS applications (Office 365, Google Suite, etc.) and intranet access for employees both in the office and working remotely.
Gaming
Gaming
Give your players exceptional digital user experience with ultra-low latency and a flexible solution that scales to meet demand.
Media streaming
Media streaming
Stream audio and video with dynamic acceleration to seamlessly deliver content without interruption.
Interactive video
Interactive video
Reduce lag and increase interaction during virtual doctor visits, online classes, e-meetings, and more.
Remote workers
Remote workers
Accelerate SaaS applications (Office 365, Google Suite, etc.) and intranet access for employees both in the office and working remotely.
Available services
Global Intelligent Accelerator
Global Intelligent Accelerator
Accelerate dynamic content worldwide
Content Delivery Network
Content Delivery Network
Deliver content with ultra-low latency
Cloud WAN
Cloud WAN
Improve enterprise productivity through SaaS acceleration
Cloud Networking
Cloud Networking
Build a global private network in minutes
Bare Metal Cloud
Bare Metal Cloud
High-performance computing + cloud-like flexibility
Edge Data Center Services
Edge Data Center Services
Custom co-location and managed hosting solutions
IP Transit
IP Transit
Optimized connections worldwide
Articles about China
Zenlayer opens new office in Hangzhou devoted to R&D
Zenlayer opens new office in Hangzhou devoted to R&D
By Lisa Cooper | August 07, 2019

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.

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.

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New Bare Metal Zones Optimized for China Connections
New Bare Metal Zones Optimized for China Connections
By Lisa Cooper | March 02, 2020

Reaching users in China is easier than ever as we’ve added two new Bare Metal Cloud zones optimized for China connections.

Reaching users in China is easier than ever as we’ve added two new Bare Metal Cloud zones optimized for China connections.

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Zenlayer CEO to speak at Datacloud Asia about China data centers
Zenlayer CEO to speak at Datacloud Asia about China data centers
By Zenlayer | February 15, 2017

The inaugural Datacloud Asia will be held in Singapore on February 23, 2017.

Zenlayer’s Founder and CEO, Joe Zhu, will participate in the China Roundtable at noon and speak about infrastructure deployment in China…

The inaugural Datacloud Asia will be held in Singapore on February 23, 2017.

Zenlayer’s Founder and CEO, Joe Zhu, will participate in the China Roundtable at noon and speak about infrastructure deployment in China…

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