Profile: ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd (CCIH.O)
30 Jun 2015
ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. (ChinaCache), incorporated on June 29, 2005, is a holding Company. The Company provides a portfolio of services and solutions to businesses, government agencies and other enterprises to enhance the reliability and scalability of their online services and applications. The Company's nationwide service platform, which consists of its network, servers and intelligent software, is designed to handle planned and unplanned peaks without upfront and ongoing capital outlay and other investments on the part of its customers. The Company provides the following services that are offered on a standalone basis or combined as part of its integrated solutions: Web Page Content Services, File Transfer Services, Rich Media Streaming Services, Guaranteed Application Services, Managed Internet Data Services, ChinaCache Cloud Services, Content Bridging Services, Mobile Internet Solutions, Value-added Services and Customer-tailored Integrated Solutions.
Web Page Content Services
The Company's Web Page Content Services allow Website operators to improve the performance and reliability of their Websites. To ensure quality end user experience when accessing a Website, Website operators must overcome several challenges, including network congestion and latency, server scalability and bandwidth constraints.
File Transfer Services
The Company's File Transfer Services primarily provides distributing the content to the edge servers to achieve optimal download performance after Websites transfer their downloadable content to its platform. In general, end users automatically obtain the required content from the suitable node, thereby improving quality of service, and increasing the upload speed of files from end users by allowing end users to connect to the suitable edge servers to upload information through the high-speed network channels.
Rich Media Streaming Services
The Company offers a portfolio of rich media streaming services to improve the transmission efficiency of media files, offloading the pressure at the origin server and improving the quality of end user experience. The Company combines peer-to-peer technology with streaming technology by facilitating data sharing during the transmission of live streaming content. Through its rich media streaming services, it distributes nearly all types of rich media content, including video, audio, image and other contents, in a range of file formats, including Adobe Flash, MP3 audio, QuickTime, RealNetworks RealPlayer and Windows Media.
Guaranteed Application Services
The Company's guaranteed application services are designed for Websites that incorporate applications that have dynamic features, such as online booking and ordering, real-time stock quotes and online surveys. Utilizing its dedicated transmission backbone and widely deployed servers, its services enable interactions between end users and the origin servers to bypass public network congestion.
Managed Internet Data Services
The Company's managed Internet data services are one-stop-shop services designed to meet customers' needs for content and application delivery, network infrastructure and network security. Managed Internet data services are based on a combination of the traditional Internet data center services and its high performance content and application delivery total solutions. Customers using its managed Internet data services include enterprises, Internet companies, media and entertainment companies, government agencies and financial institution.
ChinaCache Cloud Services
The Company's ChinaCache Cloud Services are designed to meet customer needs for cloud computing and network storage. The services provide computing environment and elastic network storage, supported by its established content and application delivery network. Customers using its ChinaCache Cloud Services include, but not limited to, companies that operate Internet social networks, online games, e-commerce or Internet media.
Content Bridging Services
The Company's content bridging services utilize its nationwide service platform interconnected with networks operated by all telecommunications carriers to bridge Internet content exchanges amongst networks. Its primary focus customers for content bridging services are mobile telecommunications carriers.
Mobile Internet Solutions
The Company has over 20 provincial-level carrier customers utilizing its mobile Internet solutions. It also offers mobile Internet intelligence aware solution — MPlus.
The Company offers a range of value-added services, which include geo-content acceleration service, performance evaluation module, scalable service routing service, link anti-hijack service, NetStorage service, user behavior analysis service, Website performance evaluation service, all-around application acceleration solution, cloud extension solution, Cc Index and file aware download (FAD). The Company's Geo-Content Acceleration service enables Websites to automatically provide content to end users corresponding to each end user's specific geographic location. Performance evaluation module allows its customers to monitor their own Websites on a real-time basis and to measure the effect of its services. Its scalable service routing service provides domain name server resolution and global load balancing for multiple servers located across different regions to address the complex and often-unreliable network issues in China. Link anti-hijack service prevents unauthorized links to content on the Company's customers' Websites. NetStorage service provides data storage over the Internet, supported by its network infrastructure with multi-level back-ups and security measures. User behavior analysis service clusters and evaluates the focused audiences' specific online behavior to assist the customers to better engage the visitors to their Websites and improve the interactions between the Websites and their visitors. Website performance evaluation service assists customers to identify Web content and products and determine the geographical locations of their focused audiences. The Company's network service portfolio includes enterprise's intranet connection, especially for multi-national companies that have globally distributed data hubs. Its service offering provides both secure and accelerated connections between these data hubs. The Company's cloud extension solution provides security for cloud applications. CC Index an analytics platform that provides Internet users real-time data on traffic, bandwidth and usage habits, as well as other key statistics. CC Index also has 24-hour real-time data that provides additional analysis of Internet speeds across China. The Company offers FAD for game developers and enterprise portals who distribute software electronically.
Customer-tailored Integrated Solutions
The Company divides its customer base into six industry groups. Based on the needs and preferences of customers of each industry, it has developed a range of integrated solutions that are tailored to the characteristics of each industry. The solutions include media and entertainment, enterprises, e-commerce, Internet and software services, mobile Internet and government agencies.
The Company competes with ChinaNetCenter, Dnion Technology and 21Vianet.
ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd
Section A, Bldg 3,Dian Tong Crea
No.7 Jiuxianqiao North Rd, Chaoy
BEIJING BEJ 100015