The opening ceremony of Huawei Cloud Computing Technology Co., Ltd. Gui’an Park, and Huawei’s Global Training Center was held in Gui’an New District, a national-level new area. This marks the official commercial use of Huawei Cloud Gui’an Data Center after 5 years of construction. This is also the largest cloud data center of HUAWEI CLOUD, which will reach 1 million servers in the future. According to reports, the Gui’an Cloud Data Center currently carries services such as HUAWEI CLOUD big data, cloud rendering, cloud mobile phones, disaster recovery, etc., radiating Chongqing, Guangxi, Guangdong, Yunnan, Sichuan, and other places.
Huawei Cloud Gui’an Data Center integrates green and smart technologies into the overall design. It has the characteristics of green, low-carbon, smart and reliable. Its energy efficiency ratio is only 1.12, which is at the leading level in the industry. Under the condition of full load operation, it can reduce carbon emissions by 810,000 tons per year. This is equivalent to planting 35.67 million trees.
Huawei cloud supports the Chinese digital economy
The HUAWEI CLOUD data center is located in Gui’an, and the global headquarters of HUAWEI CLOUD’s business is built in Gui’an. This strongly supports Guizhou to “seize new opportunities in the implementation of the digital economy strategy”. At the same time, Huawei will further promote the training of IT talents in Guizhou, promote the cultivation and incubation of local high-quality talents, empower enterprises with technology, and cultivate technical and practical talents in the digital economy through the integration of industry and education.
There are 98 training classrooms in the park, which can accommodate more than 3,000 people at the same time. They will undertake the training functions of Huawei’s global IT, cloud, and digital transformation customers. The center will also support centralized and remote training such as global cloud and IT training and certification. Furthermore, it will have digital transformation training and new military-incline training courses. Delivery and operation will also provide global Huawei customers with product technical training, management training, training certification services, industry talent training, industry digital transformation, training and certification of new corps members, talent development consulting, and other services.
Huawei Cloud is the fastest growing globally – a growth rate of 168%
Due to the sudden coronavirus pandemic, the enthusiasm of enterprises to go to the cloud has been unprecedentedly high. Last year, Huawei Cloud ranked second in the Chinese public cloud market. In addition, Huawei’s Cloud service is also the fastest growing in the world. These statistics were revealed by Huawei’s rotating chairman, Hu Houkun, at the annual report conference earlier this year.
According to Huawei’s annual report, in 2020, the company’s global sales revenue hit 891.4 billion yuan ($135.7 billion). This is a year-on-year increase of 3.8%. Furthermore, the company also records a net profit of 64.6 billion yuan ($9.8 billion), a year-on-year increase of 3.2%. As in previous years, Huawei’s annual report published relevant financial data for the three major businesses including operators, consumers, and enterprises. However, the company did not disclose financial data related to the cloud business. The company includes its Cloud business as part of its corporate business. However, according to Hu Houkun, the growth rate of Huawei Cloud in 2020 is as high as 168%.