BEIJING, Jan. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 21Vianet Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNET) ("21Vianet" or the "Company"), a leading carrier- and cloud-neutral Internet data center services provider in China, today announced that it has won a bid to provide and operate a mission-critical production center via its multiple-active DC architecture for China Everbright Bank throughout and has entered into a long-term cooperation agreement with China Everbright Bank. Located in Beijing, the initial phase of the project, having 3,000 square meters of raised floor space, is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020.
Mr. Alvin Wang, Chief Executive Officer and President of 21Vianet, commented, “China Everbright Bank’s selection of 21Vianet to provide production center with premium IDC and operational services reflects the appeal of our core value proposition and continuing industry leadership. We are excited to expand our customer base in the financial industry, where industry players maintain a consistent desire for highly-secure and dependable IDC solutions. Our cooperation with such a sterling financial institution is not only a testament to our in-depth domain expertise and proven technology solutions, but also a milestone marking a significant breakthrough in the progression of our refined retail strategy. Going forward, as China Everbright Bank continuously expands its business and strengthens its investment in technology, we will pursue further cooperation with them. In addition, we also plan to leverage our comprehensive suite of IDC services to explore additional opportunities in the financial industry and create greater shareholder value.”
21Vianet Group, Inc. is a leading carrier- and cloud-neutral Internet data center services provider in China. 21Vianet provides hosting and related services, including IDC services, cloud services, and business VPN services to improve the reliability, security and speed of its customers' Internet infrastructure. Customers may locate their servers and equipment in 21Vianet's data centers and connect to China's Internet backbone. 21Vianet operates in more than 30 cities throughout China, servicing a diversified and loyal base of nearly 5,000 hosting and related enterprise customers that span numerous industries ranging from Internet companies to government entities and blue-chip enterprises to small- to mid-sized enterprises.
About China Everbright Bank Company Limited
China Everbright Bank (CEB), which was established in August 1992 and headquartered in Beijing, is a national joint-stock commercial bank approved by the State Council of China and the People’s Bank of China. Over the years, along with the evolution of Chinese economy and the growth of Chinese financial sector, the brand image and market value of the Bank has been enhanced continuously. The Bank has achieved a good performance while providing high quality financial services, and is now a well-recognized listed bank with sound compliance. The Bank was listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) in August 2010 (stock code 601818) and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE) in December 2013 (stock code 6818).
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