EdgeNext Acquires ChinaCache’s International CDN Operations

ChinaCache booth

ChinaCache’s international operations were successfully acquired by EdgeNext, a globally scalable edge cloud service provider that powers content delivery, security acceleration, and edge computing solutions. Among Chinese CDN service providers, ChinaCache was one of the first to enter the international market.

EdgeNext would be able to deliver significantly increased scale and scope with diversified revenue across products, clients, geographies, and channels thanks to the combined assets, which will give the company a larger customer base from which to demonstrate its vision and active presence in the global market. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

EdgeNext’s solutions combine an edge cloud platform with content delivery options for web applications, video content, cloud security solutions, and edge computing. EdgeNext has set up more than 1300 self-built super nodes, delivering quicker and safer experiences for Internet consumers everywhere.

“As part of our strategy to develop and make investments in our international cloud delivery company, we are thrilled to have completed the strategic purchase of ChinaCache’s abroad operations,” said Robert Sha, CEO at EdgeNext. “We are thrilled to welcome ChinaCache customers and workers to the EdgeNext family.”

With the completion of this deal, EdgeNext would improve its whole product line and expand its cloud delivery business to become one of the largest edge cloud service providers with a focus on the Middle East, APAC, and Asia-Pacific.

Extensive Network of Servers and Data Centers

ChinaCache is a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and cloud computing services across China. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Beijing, China. Under the ticker name CCIH, ChinaCache is listed for public trading on the NASDAQ stock exchange.

Customers in a variety of industries, including ecommerce, online gaming, media and entertainment, and financial services, may access content quickly and reliably through ChinaCache’s extensive network of servers and data centers. Website acceleration, video streaming, mobile content delivery, cloud hosting, and security solutions are among the products and services offered by the business.

In order to maximize the transmission of digital content, ChinaCache has placed a heavy emphasis on research and development and has amassed a portfolio of unique technologies and software solutions. To increase its capabilities and broaden its client base, the business has also formed strategic alliances with leading technological firms like Tencent, Baidu, and Alibaba.