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ChinaCache and Kingsoft Cloud Form Partnership to Provide One-Stop Cloud Network Services

BEIJING, Aug. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. ("ChinaCache" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CCIH), the leading total solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in China, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Kingsoft Cloud Group ("Kingsoft Cloud"), the cloud arm of China's leading software developer and Internet service provider Kingsoft Corporation Ltd., to provide customers with a comprehensive suite of cloud-based network services.

Under the partnership, ChinaCache and Kingsoft Cloud will provide services such as content delivery networks (CDN), cloud hosting and scalable online storage aimed at helping customers build their businesses more effectively through the cloud. The services offered through this collaboration will enable companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, to free up engineering resources and reduce the amount of money spent on infrastructure management so that they can focus on growing their business. The offering will allow businesses to allocate resources more efficiently, without sacrificing operational performance, reliability, or security.

"Our industry leading content delivery network and cloud hosting services, integrated with Kingsoft Cloud's storage solutions, can effectively serve enterprises and other customers in a scalable, reliable and cost-effective manner. We believe that our CDN technology is the ideal backbone to support Kingsoft Cloud's customers and will help optimize the end-user experience for their customers," commented Mr. Song Wang, Founder, Chairman and CEO of ChinaCache. "The continued development of our total network solutions business is a key element of our long-term growth strategy as we work to become a value-added service provider for our customers by leveraging the strength of our internally-developed solutions and through partnerships such as this one. Moreover, this partnership is an important step forward in our effort to become an integral part of the cloud ecosystem, and will provide a significant reference point for other potential partners."

About ChinaCache

ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq:CCIH) is the leading total solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in China. As a carrier-neutral service provider, ChinaCache's network in China is interconnected with networks operated by all telecom carriers, major non-carriers and local Internet service providers. With more than a decade of experience in developing solutions tailored to China's complex Internet infrastructure, ChinaCache is a partner of choice for businesses, government agencies and other enterprises to enhance the reliability and scalability of online services and applications and improve end-user experience. For more information on ChinaCache, please visit en.chinacache.com.

About Kingsoft Cloud Group

Kingsoft Cloud Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries ("Kingsoft Cloud Group" or "Kingsoft Cloud") were founded by China's leading software developer and Internet service provider Kingsoft Corporation Ltd. in 2012. It is one of the first cloud storage providers in China. Kingsoft Cloud is developing into a service system which is based on its cloud storage platform, and its Kuaipan (individual/business edition) provides enterprises and individual users with file sharing and storage service. For more information on Kingsoft Cloud Group, please visit www.ksyun.com and www.kuaipan.cn. For more information on Kingsoft Corporation Ltd., please visit www.kingsoft.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. ChinaCache may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its reports filed or furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in its annual reports to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to third parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about ChinaCache's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements, including but not limited to the following: the Company's goals and strategies, expansion plans, the expected growth of the content and application delivery services market, the Company's expectations regarding keeping and strengthening our relationships with its customers, and the general economic and business conditions in the regions where the Company provides its solutions and services. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. All information provided in this press release is as of the date of this press release, and ChinaCache undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.

CONTACT: For investor and media inquiries please contact: Ms. Yujie Li Investor Relations ChinaCache International Holdings Tel: +86 (10) 6408 5305 Email: ir@chinacache.com Mr. Lee Roth The Piacente Group | Investor Relations Tel: +1 212-481 2050 Email: chinacache@tpg-ir.comSource:ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd.