Vianet Group plc (LON:VNET)


Vianet Group plc is a UK-based global company that delivers IoT solutions and provides real-time monitoring systems as well as data management services. It was founded in the year 1995, and its headquarters are in Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom. The company is listed and traded on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange since 2006 and complies with the UK City Code on Takeover and Mergers. With more than 300 customers, which include many blue-chip companies across the globe, the company operates more than 20,000 devices worldwide, and around 230,000 connections link to the Vianet Smart Zones platform at present, tracking £2.3 billion of consumer spend out of home. Vianet Group plc has a number of subsidiaries, which include Vianet Limited, Vianet Americas Inc, Vendman Systems Ltd, Energy Level Systems Ltd., and Brulines Trustee Co., Ltd. etc.


The business objective of the company is to offer actionable information and unparalleled insight to revolutionise the chosen markets. Delivering high-quality services to the customers that drive real change is the key priority of the company. It follows the policy of securing long term contracts which help in building a regular stream of income. Using its cloud-based technology, the company collects data from deployed assets, which is then structured and delivered via web interfaces and mobile applications on the Vianet service portal. There it is contemplated to provide performance insights in real time. Vianet smart machine technology helps it in connecting the remotely deployed assets and the customers across its area of operation.

As the data is collected in real time, the business intelligence and strategic insights are enhanced, and the ROI on capital investments is also improved. It also helps in development of proactive customer management and creating opportunities for growth. Vianet has also created an IoT ecosystem that connects multiple devices in real time through its data management platform. The Vianet Smart Zones can collect data from various assets, including gaming machines, EPOS payment services, and utilities management, although initially this technology was used for temperature sensors, flow monitoring devices, and drinks retailing, such as iDraught solutions deployed in the US, UK, and Europe. The Vianet smart zone ecosystems help in maximising the gross profit of companies by helping them focus on consumer experience as well as spend, while enhancing both quality and waste management.


Vianet Group plc follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and aligns itself with the Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) Corporate Governance Code. The board of the company has set up separate committees for audit, remuneration, and nomination. It has an ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and promotes a culture of trust, transparency, and accountability. Apart from fulfilling all its corporate responsibilities, the company also fulfils its environmental and social responsibilities, while aiming to create a sustainable business.

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company address Vianet Group PLC One Surtees Way, Surtees Business Park STOCKTON-ON-TEES TS18 3HR United Kingdom GBR

company phone+44 164 235 8800

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