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PRNewswire: Xin Net Corp. Announces Subscriber Base Reaches 100,000

Feb 29, 2000, 19:46 (0 Talkback[s])

"Xinnet (OTC Bulletin Board: XNET) is pleased to announce that its client base has reached a milestone of 100,000 subscribers. Started as a pure Internet Service Provider in the spring of 1997, Xinnet has enjoyed steady increases of its subscribers over the past 3 years. Xinnet also expects the popularity of its ChinaDNS Domain Name Registration service to continue since its introduction in mid-1999."

"Furthermore, Xinnet is also pleased to announce that it has converted its existing e-Commerce platforms to the Linux operating system. Management recognizes that Linux is the system of choice for e-Commerce and has invested substantial time and effort in the conversion. The decision aims at achieving two goals: (1) to have a Linux as well as an NT platform, and (2) to develop in-house Linux expertise. Xinnet is now confident that it has all the necessary software and Linux team to operate the company's e-Business."

"Xinnet provides Internet access and content (, online domain name registration, website hosting, design & management ( and online auction ( It currently operates in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Shenyang and has ISP licenses for six (6) other Chinese cities. Its subscriber base has reached 100,000 including domain name registrants."

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