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Jan 11, 2018 04:31 AM
BUSINESS & TECH

Apple Hands Off China iCloud Data Operations

China is now Apple’s third largest market in sales after U.S. and Europe. Photo: Visual China
China is now Apple’s third largest market in sales after U.S. and Europe. Photo: Visual China

Apple Inc. announced Wednesday that it will hand over the operations of its iCloud data services for Chinese mainland users to a Guizhou-based company to comply China’s cloud-computing rules, starting next month.

The U.S. tech giant said as of Feb. 28 all iCloud data services for users with Chinese mainland accounts will be managed by Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) and all of their data will be stored domestically in China.

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