CCID Consulting: Internet of Things, Beachhead in New Wave of Competition among Chinese Cities
“CCID Consulting’s Latest Research Report Gives an Overview on the Landscape of China’s Emerging Internet of Things Industry, Featuring Key Players Including the City of Wuxi
“BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Wuxi City in eastern China’s Jiangsu Province was undoubtedly the most extraordinary player in the area of the Internet of Things in 2009. (((Who would have guessed.)))
“Following Wuxi’s suit, cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Fuzhou, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Kunshan, Chengdu, and Hangzhou have also joined the first contingent for the development of the Internet of Things. Thus a new wave of competition among Chinese cities has emerged after a recession of enthusiasm in the development of the information industry represented by PC and the Internet.
“Unlike the Pearl River Delta cities in Southern China which emerged as China’s first information industry base due to their advantages in geographic location, cost and government policies, Wuxi is leading the new wave of the Internet of Things with both strong capabilities and aspirations. (((I’m really wondering what Chinese power group wants this to be said and what they expect to get out of it.)))
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