21Vianet obtains 5A Green Data Center Ratings and further encourages the reduction of carbon emissions | New
BEIJING, September 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – 21Vianet Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNET) (“21Vianet” or the “Company”), a leading provider of Internet neutral data center services operators and the cloud in China, today announced that its boxing data center in Beijing and its Nantong data center in Jiangsu province have received the 5A Green Data Centers award for their operations, which is the best rating of data centers in China, at the 2021 Open Data Center Summit organized by the Open Data Center Committee (ODCC) on September 15, 2021. Its Foshan data center also received the “Center de innovative data for reducing carbon emissions ”at the ceremony.
Data center scoring is carried out jointly by the Press and Publicity Center of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), the Chinese Academy of Information and Communication Technologies (CAICT ), the Open Data Center Committee (ODCC) and the Green Network Committee (TGGC). Through this work, these organizations aim to assess and score data centers holistically based on various dimensions of energy efficiency, energy saving technologies, green management and innovations.
Mr. Samuel Shen, CEO of the company and executive chairman of Retail IDC, said, “In response to the central government’s long-term carbon targets for 2030 and 2060, we will continue to build a green development framework based on our industry. . advanced technologies. We remain committed to building green data centers and moving towards our long-term low carbon goals. “
About 21Vianet 21Vianet Group, Inc. is a leading provider of carrier and cloud neutral internet data center services in China. 21Vianet provides hosting and related services including IDC services, cloud services and corporate VPN services to improve the reliability, security and speed of its customers’ internet infrastructure. Customers can locate their servers and equipment in 21Vianet data centers and connect to the Chinese Internet backbone. 21Vianet operates in more than 20 cities across China, serving a diverse and loyal base of more than 6,000 hosting and associated business customers that span many industries from internet companies to government entities and leading enterprises. small and medium-sized enterprises.
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