Amazon and Hon Hai Group – Two of the World’s Top 500 Companies - Registered in Chanba


“Xi’an, as a city famous for science, education and industry, is complete with innovation factors and human resources. A good number of well-known start-ups and multinational corporations are converging here to take the opportunity of signing these contracts to boost the upgrade and development of Xi’an’s Internet cloud computer industry.” said Rong Yongkang, AWS’s (Amazon Web Services) global vice president and executive director in China, before a storm of applause.
The signing ceremony of the project of Xi’an Joint Innovation Center, which is co-established by Xi’an government and AWS, took place in Chanba Ecoregion on Sep. 17. Chanba Ecoregion, AWS, Tong Ze Group and Maxnerva Technology Services of Hon Hai Group signed a three party implementation ggreement for the projects of both Xi’an Joint Innovation Center and Intelligent Application.
Amazon, one of the top 500 companies in the world and the global leader in artificial intelligence and cloud computing, initiated the AWS cloud computing service in 2002. Hon Hai Group, which is also among the world top 500 companies, is the largest international group of OEM for 3C (Computer, Communication and Consumer Electronics) products, with Foxconn Group as its high-tech enterprise in the Chinese mainland.
Yang Liuqi, the secretary of Party’s Working Committee of Chanba Ecoregion, told the reporter that the two of the world’s top 500 companies will set up international business accelerators and incubators, as well as a talent base for cloud venture in Chanba Ecoregion, to boost the cloud computing application in local companies, promote international cooperation and nurture talents for cloud computing. Meanwhile, global leading companies, start-ups and talents can be attracted to Chanba Ecoregion to promote regional industrial innovation and economic upgrading and further consummate the construction of cloud ecology in Xi'an. Driven by innovation and relying on the infinite possibility of cloud computing, Chanba Ecoregion will have an ecological chain of innovation industries powered by technology, internationalization and investment, which will help boost technological upgrading and international transformation of enterprises, and form a new city with cloud computing as its core and modern service as its guideline.

[Source:Xi’an Daily]