Tencent built its first data center (DC) a few streets away from the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Tianjin, home to Tianhe-1A, the 31,000-CPU HPC that topped the Top 500 supercomputer list in 2010. Tencent’s other neighbors in Tianjin include nearly 300 of the Fortune 500 companies, with the population of the metropolis surpassing 15M as of 2015. Clients, please log in to view the full content.