CDC Corporation, with facilities in the People’s Republic of China, North America, Europe and Australia, is a global enterprise software and new media company. We were incorporated in June 1997 as China Information Infrastructure Limited, a company limited by shares under the Companies Law of the Cayman Islands and a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Internet Corporation Limited, or CIC, to operate CIC’s Internet portal and related businesses. Our headquarters and principal executive offices are located at 11/F, ING Tower, 308 Des Voeux Road, Central Hong Kong, and our telephone number is 852-2893-8200. Our contact telephone number in Beijing is 011-8610-5129-8700. Our primary address in the United States is 2002 Summit Blvd., Suite 700, Atlanta, Georgia 30319 and our telephone number in Atlanta is (678) 259-8500. We have a website that you may access at http://www.cdccorporation.net.
We offer products and services to customers in Hong Kong, Taiwan, the PRC and other parts of Asia, Australia, New Zealand, North America, South America, the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe. We currently have the following reporting segments:
•Software. Our software business offers a broad range of software solutions for mid-sized enterprises. The software suite includes Enterprise Resource Planning (“ERP”), Customer Relationship Management (“CRM”), Supply Chain Management (“SCM”), Order Management Systems (“OMS”), Human Resources and Payroll Management (“HRM”) and Business Intelligence (“BI”) products.
•Global Services. Our global services unit provides information technology outsourcing services, a wide portfolio of IT services including software application development and maintenance; managed services (under long term contracts such as help desk support and knowledge/business process outsourcing services; and professional services focused on CRM, ERP, e-Business, and communications software solutions.
•CDC Games. Our online games business is principally engaged in the development and operation of online games in the PRC.
•China.com. Our internet and media business encompasses a range of businesses, including a portal network, and a Singapore-based travel trade publisher and trade exhibition organizer.
During 2005 we reorganized our business into two core business units, CDC Software and China.com, and during 2006 we further reorganized our business to add a third core business unit, CDC Games The operations of Software and Global Services are included in the CDC Software business unit, the operations of CDC Games are included in the CDC Games business unit, and the operations of China.com are included in the China.com Inc business unit in all years presented. In 2007, the Company sold the business of Ion Global. All 2007 and historical results related to this business have been presented as discontinued operations. During 2008, the Mobile Services and Applications (“MVAS”) business of China.com and the operations of CDC Games International (“CGI”), respectively, were discontinued. The operations of CGI, a subsidiary of CDC Games Corporation, included development and operations of online games in the United States of America (“U.S.”), Japan and Korea.