[Company news]Alibaba Cloud Launches Data Center in Dubai
Created#More Posted time:Nov 21, 2016 9:55 AM
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has announced today the launch of a new data center in Dubai that will be operated by YVOLV, a joint venture between Alibaba Cloud and Meraas Holdings. The first full-fledged public cloud in the region which is hosted at a local data center, will offer a portfolio of services to address the increasing demand for mission-critical, affordable and secure cloud computing in the Middle East. Alibaba Cloud’s portfolio at the new data center will include IaaS (Infrastructure as a service) cloud services, which includes elastic computing, storage and databases and caters to all types of customers from SMEs, Government, and Enterprise.
If you want to know more details, you can watch the Live Stream and Launch Event here.
You are cordially invited to the launch event of Alibaba Cloud co-hosted by YVOLV.
9:30 AM to 11:05 AM (UTC/GMT +4)
Monday November 21st, 2016
Dubai Ballroom JW Marriott Marquis Business Bay, Dubai
09:30 – 10:00 Arrival and Light Breakfast
10:00 – 10:05 Alibaba Showcase
10:05 – 10:15 Welcome Address - Ethan Yu, Vice President of Alibaba Group
10:15 – 10:20 Speech from Dubai Government Representative
10:20 – 10:25 Speech – Simon Hu, President of Alibaba Cloud
10:25 – 10:30 Speech – Mohammed Sharaf, Head of Joint Ventures at Meraas Holding
10:30 – 10:35 YVOLV Speech – Fahad Al Hajeri, Chief Executive Officer of YVOLV
10:35 – 10:40 Launch Countdown and Product Showcase
10:40 – 10:50 Keynote from Global Technology Partner – Intel
10:50 – 11:05 Partners Showcase
11:05 – 11:45 Networking