Hohhot has made significant achievements in the development of the big data industry over the past several years. Since 2011, Hohhot has attracted around 50 billion yuan ($7.2 billion) from China Telecom, China Mobile and China Unicom to build a national-level big data center.

On Nov 7, 2016, Hohhot held the big data industry negotiation conference, in which 38 cooperation project contracts were signed with technical companies including Baidu. In total, contracts worth 8 billion yuan were signed.

Meanwhile, Hohhot has enacted 10 measures to stimulate the development of the big data industry, including establishing a big data industry development fund, reducing operational costs and providing subsidies for related companies.

  • China Telecom acts to propel Hohhot big data

    Hohhot runs faster towards boosting its big data sector with the assistance of the country’s information industry businesses.

  • Cloud-based computing makerspace opens in Hohhot

    A total of 40 nationally-famous businesses in the big data industry have settled in the makerspace, including Guoyun Data, China’s leading big data operating system developer, and IEDS, a software developer based in Inner Mongolia.

  • China Mobile

    Two billion yuan has already been invested. During the first phase of the project, three computer rooms have been built, and 6,000 racks have been installed.