The top 100 software companies have made outstanding achievements in R&D and innovation. The R&D investment of the current Top 100 in 2017 is 232 billion yuan, an increase of 19% over the previous year, and the average R&D input intensity is over 10%. In 2017, the number of registrations of computer software copyrights of the top 100 enterprises totaled 83,951, an increase of 94% over the previous session, accounting for 11.5% of the total registered volume of the industry.
China's top 100 software companies are also improving their international business operations. In 2017, nearly half of the top 100 companies had overseas market revenues, and the software export volume reached 28 billion U.S. dollars, accounting for more than 50% of the country's software exports. Business scope beginsDevelopmentThe traditional outsourcing business, testing, and back-end business process flow extends to the upper reaches of the entire industry chain, and continues to rise to the high end of the value chain. The low-end business is continuously replaced by advanced technology such as cloud computing and artificial intelligence.
In terms of cloud computing,Ali CloudThe scale of income ranks third in the world, and the top three domestic cloud computing market share are Chinese companies. In the field of artificial intelligence, China's key core technologies in speech recognition and computer vision are at the advanced level in the world.