The International Data Corporation (IDC) recently released its China’s edge cloud market tracking report for the second half of 2022. The report revealed that China’s edge cloud market experienced significant growth, reaching a total value of RMB 4.6 billion. This represents a robust year-on-year increase of 53.5%. Among the various segments, the public edge cloud service accounted for RMB 2.32 billion, while exclusive edge cloud services and edge cloud solutions had market sizes of RMB 670 million and RMB 1.61 billion, respectively. Key drivers contributed to this expansion including edge resource-based internet audio-visual distribution, the adoption of lightweight cloud services by local users, the demand for edge security, the exploration and deployment of cloud gaming solutions, as well as the requirements for video storage and viewpoint calculations in security monitoring. [IDC, in Chinese]