ZTE Corporation is a Chinese telecommunications company that develops and markets networking equipment, systems, and related services around the world. ZTE was founded in 1985 by Hou Weigiu as Zhongxing Semiconductor Cp., Ltd in the Guangdong province in China. Currently headquartered in Shenzhen, China, the company has grown and expanded operations and is recognized as one of the leading telecom companies in China. ZTE’s operations are divided into three main categories including carrier networks, terminals, and telecommunications. Among these categories, its core remains the manufacture of wireless routers, switches, exchange, optical transmission, data telecommunications, and other telecommunication software. Along with these, ZTE provides mobile phones, mobile hotspots, network nodes, and other networking solutions.