Guizhou is a pioneer in the development of Big Data in China
Guiyang, May 29 (Xinhua) – Southwestern Guizhou Province has been at the forefront of China’s big data industry since the approval of the construction of the country’s first national big data pilot area in 2016. I am.
Today, it has one of the largest numbers of mega-data centers in the country and even in the world. Leading companies such as Apple and Huawei have set up cloud computing and big data centers and have regional headquarters in the state.
Its abundant Big Data resources breathe new life into the digital economy. From 2016 to 2020, Guizhou’s digital economic growth rate ranked first in China for the fifth consecutive year. By 2021, the added value of its digital economy is expected to exceed 600 billion yuan (approximately $ 91.7 billion).
As the pioneer of the country implementing the national big data strategy, Kishu will support the development of the world by concentrating efforts such as strengthening the cluster effect of data centers, promoting the integration of big data and the real economy, and the improvement of industrial development environment. .. Big data industry.
Data center cluster
Huawei, a Chinese high-tech company, is speeding up construction of an industrial park, including a data center and a university, in Guizhou’s new national-level urban area, Guizhou New Zone.
After its completion in August, the data center will be able to install around 800,000 servers to store Huawei’s global management data and provide cloud services to users in 170 countries and territories.
With an investment of US $ 1 billion, Apple’s first Chinese data center was put into operation on Tuesday. This could further improve the user experience in China in terms of access speed and service reliability, and could improve the overall reliability of Apple products and services in mainland China.
As the heart of the National Global Big Data Pilot Zone (Guizhou), Guiyang and the Guizhou New Zone as a whole have witnessed the rapid growth of big data business in recent years due to climate, power supply, power supply and other advantages. I did. And the network infrastructure.
In 2020, it housed more than 5,000 big data companies and 23 data centers in operation or under construction. In the same year, the added value of the digital economy reached 164.9 billion yuan.
With the arrival of more data centers, Guiyang will form a data center industry with an investment of over 100 billion yuan over the next five years. Develop an electronic information manufacturing industry and a cluster of computer / software service industries with a scale of 100 billion yuan each.
“Guizhou is expected to become one of the largest data centers in the world within a few years,” said Vladimir Norov, secretary general of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, in 2021 China International Big, which closed on Friday at Guiyang. He spoke at the Data Industry Expo. , The capital of Guizhou.
Since 2020, Sunlord Electronics’ Guiyang Plant, which develops, manufactures and sells electronic chip parts, has achieved automatic production and product data collection with nearly 600 production facilities.
“Previously, workers could only control four machines. After intelligently upgrading manufacturing with big data, an employee can now control 20 machines, inventories, orders. You no longer have to manually check the hardware, ”explains Deng Shichun. , With the company.
“Capacity increased by 70%, costs were reduced by 40%, and production efficiency increased by 60%,” Deng added.
In recent years, Guizhou has strived to promote the tight integration of big data and the real economy. To date, more than 6,000 companies have implemented smart manufacturing upgrades. More than 20,000 companies use cloud and big data services in production.
“About 80% of businesses in Guizhou are from traditional industries. The integration of big data and its production activities has made traditional industries more digital and smarter, ”said the Guizhou Big Data Development Department. Jiao Delu, director, said. ..
In 2020, Guizhou’s digital economy grew by more than 15% in one year. The detailed index of integration of big data and the real economy reached 41.1% in 2020, 7.3 percentage points higher than in 2017.
The state has also made efforts to promote big data and poverty reduction, rural revitalization and close integration with social governance. For example, Guizhou set up the country’s first provincial government data platform to manage all government departments at provincial, municipal and county level online.
Improvement of the development environment
To support the development of the digital economy, especially the big data industry, Guizhou has taken a number of measures and policies to strengthen its talents, infrastructure and regulatory weaknesses.
From 2016 to 2020, Guizhou completed construction and upgrading of optical fiber in 8,900 administrative villages, built over 5,000 4G base stations, and achieved 4G coverage in all natural villages with more than 30 households. .
By the end of 2020, Guizhou had built more than 20,700 5G base stations, covering 5G networks in nine cities and provinces, and all counties were connected to 5G networks. We will also strive to achieve full commercial use of 5G by 2022.
To solve the talent shortage, Guizhou has set up a strong system of big data talent development, from vocational training to university education. The Ministry of Education has approved eight universities in the state to set up specializations in data science and big data technology.
To facilitate the legal development of the big data industry, Guizhou also introduced local regulations in 2016 to regulate the acquisition, sharing, security and other data issues.
In 2016, Guiyang led the country in building a big data security base in China. To date, more than 100 big data security agencies and enterprises have established themselves in Guiyang Economic and Technological Development Zone, and the industrial scale exceeds 10 billion yuan.