Internet infrastructure

China Becomes the Biggest PC Market

China has become the world’s biggest market for personal computers according to IHS, with 69 million units shipped in 2012 compared with 66 million in the U.S.. From the BBC: Laptops are the fastest rising sector in...

Chinayouren: China and the World Map of the Internet

Last month, Chinayouren posted a series of diagrams illustrating the relationship between China and the World Wide Web, and demonstrating both the barriers that keep China’s Internet separate from the rest of the world and...

New Chinese Top Node Put Into Operation – China TechNews

From China has completed the layout of the five major top nodes for its .CN domain name. The five nodes are Beijing Unicom Node, Beijing Netcom Node, Beijing Technology Net Node, Guangdong Mobile Fanyu Node, and Guangdong Telecom Guangzhou Node. They will soon replace the original six nodes around the country and serve netizens […]

China Chooses Cisco Systems for Network

China has signed a deal with Cisco to build a next generation backbone network: “In the past six months, state-owned China Telecom has signed deals worth more than $100 million with San Jose, Calif.-based Cisco. The backbone network, known as the China Telecom Internet Protocol Next-Generation Network, will connect more than 200 cities. Cisco will […]



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