Global technology market analyst firm Canalys released the second quarter 2021 report for China’s cloud computing market on Monday, showing that the country’s cloud infrastructure market increased by 54% in the period to reach $6.6 billion.
The four cloud titans in China – namely Alibaba
Among them, the second quarter growth rate of Baidu AI Cloud is not only higher than the growth rate of the whole market, but also higher than the overall growth rate of the four companies.
The report determined that these four leading cloud service providers still maintain strong growth in 2021, saying that “local demand remains high as digital transformation, artificial intelligence and smart industries all remain on corporate and government agendas.”
At present, the scale of the cloud computing industry is growing rapidly, and competition in the domestic market is becoming more and more fierce.
According to Baidu
Specifically, in the field of industrial Internet, Baidu
In the field of infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Baidu
By June 2021, coverage of Apollo ACE smart transportation has grown to 20 cities in June 2021, up four folds from a year ago, based on contract amounts over 10 million yuan.
Meanwhile, the other three cloud computing giants are also developing steadily.
A senior technician from a cloud vendor revealed to Chinese media outlet Caijing that Alibaba
The growth of Huawei Cloud has greatly benefited from the sales ability from Huawei’s Enterprise Business Group and its cooperation with government customers. However, an individual from Huawei Cloud told Caijing that the company is now focused on winning more digital enterprises rather than government customers this year.
Alex Smith, Vice President of Canalys, said in the report that “Chinese tech companies could always rely on their local market.” Leading cloud service providers in China, including Baidu