Intel invents at the boundaries of technology to make amazing experiences possible for business and society, and for every person on Earth. Harnessing the capability of the cloud, the ubiquity of the Internet of Things, the latest advances in memory and programmable solutions, and the promise of always-on 5G connectivity, Intel is disrupting industries and solving global challenges. Leading on policy, diversity, inclusion, education and sustainability, we create value for our stockholders, customers, and society. Intel makes possible the most amazing experiences of the future.
Since entering China in 1985, Intel has become one of the largest foreign-invested companies in the Chinese high-tech segment, committing a total investment of approximate USD 13 billion. Intel China has the most comprehensive businesses outside of the US, including advanced research, product and technology development, cutting-edge manufacturing, industry ecosystem collaboration, marketing, customer service, venture capital, CSR and more. Today, Intel China has around 8,200 employees in 22 sites. In June 2017, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Intel announced worldwide TOP partnership through 2024, including the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022. Intel will work with the IOC to reimagine the future of the Olympic Games with new levels of fan interaction through leading-edge technology. In 2016, Intel reported a full year revenue of $59.4 billion, an operating income of $12.9 billion, net income of $10.3 billion and EPS of $2.12.
While focusing on technological innovation, Intel also actively supports indigenous Chinese innovation and works with ecosystem partners to drive the development of the smart and connected era. Based on Intel’s clear data strategy and full-stack of smart and connected capabilities, Intel is deepening its collaboration with Chinese partners in 8 focused key areas including AI, automated driving, 5G, VR, Made in China 2025, precision medicine, sports and robotics. Intel has been a high-value partner for China for years, focused on driving collaborative innovation in the industry, adding value to the real economy and driving upgraded consumption.
China Artificial Intelligence Industry Innovation Alliance (CAIIIA), which has more than 200 members in total, is a social organization led by China Center for Information Industry Development (CCID). The alliance is now focusing on promoting AI-related innovation and development in China in conjunction with global IT enterprises, VC funds, universities, industrial parks, etc.
Guiyang Block Data City Construction Co., Ltd. (also known as "Block Data Company") is invested by Guiyang Industrial Investment (Group) Co., Ltd. as a vehicle to promote the big data ecosystem of Guiyang by effectively making use of government data resources and practicing the concept of block data cities construction.
Guizhou YottaCloud Technologies Co., Ltd., established in May 2016, has been and still is working with the vision of being an "excellent big-data service provider". YottaCloud is committed in providing SMEs with reliable and high-quality cloud services, from IaaS, PaaS to SaaS, to help SMEs migrating to a green, energy-efficient cloud platform with a better cost control to IT management and rapid deployment.
At present, YottaCloud is collaborating with technology partners from different areas, and through a close cooperation with the Guiyang Municipal Government, YottaCloud continues to explore the opportunity from areas of artificial intelligence, IoT, blockchain, smart manufacturing and smart city to become a technology-diversified high-tech enterprise. YottaCloud has already established long-term strategic partnerships with the world's top 500 enterprises such as Dell, Intel, Microsoft and Huawei.