Big data innovation center opens in Zhangjiang

chinadaily.com.cn Updated:2017-12-02

A new data facility, eBay Zhangjiang Torch Big Data Innovation Centre, created by eBay Software Project (Shanghai) Company (eBay China) and Shanghai Zhangjiang Torch Venture Capital Company (Zhangjiang Torch), opened in Zhangjiang Town on Nov 29.

Research and development giant, eBay China, boasts a large number of core technologies and businesses in several fields such as big data, artificial intelligence and cloud computing.

Zhangjiang Torch is a wholly owned subsidiary of Shanghai Pudong Technology Innovation Group Company. The company claims that it is striving to make full use of the innovation center and establish a platform of technology, talents and innovation.

The cooperation between the two giants will form a new model for serving small and medium-sized technology-based enterprises. The newly established center will share eBay's rich experience in big data which has been accumulated over the past 10 years. Also, the center will establish a platform for global technology and business cooperation.

The center is a great attempt to utilize the advantages of transnational corporation and State-owned enterprises which focus on big data and artificial intelligence.