Computing hubs to boost digital strides

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By OUYANG SHIJIA and YANG JUN in Guiyang | China Daily | Updated: 2021-05-27 08:54 File photo shows a visitor tours a display center of the National Big Data Comprehensive Pilot Area in Southwest China's Guizhou province, May 22, 2019. [Photo/Xinhua] Integrated grids across nation key to development of new tech and industries China will set up integrated computing network hubs across the nation to further boost the digital economy and provide new impetus for the sector's development, the nation's top economic regulator said on Wednesday. "Data center computing equipment will be key accelerators for the development of new technologies and industries such as artificial intelligence, big data and blockchain, and help fuel digital transformation and high-quality development," said...

Computing hubs to boost digital strides

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Integrated grids across nation key to development of new tech and industries China will set up integrated computing network hubs across the nation to further boost the digital economy and provide new impetus for the sector's development, the nation's top economic regulator said on Wednesday. "Data center computing equipment will be key accelerators for the development of new technologies and industries such as artificial intelligence, big data and blockchain, and help fuel digital transformation and high-quality development," said Shen Zhulin, director of the Department of High-Tech Industry of the National Development and Reform Commission. "The national computing network will boost the free flow of data and smoothen economic circulation, with the hubs also playing a key role as the new drivers of economic growth and...