Alibaba Cloud in Analyst Research

Learn what the top industry analyst firms are saying about Alibaba Cloud.

LEADER

Alibaba Cloud has been named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems for three consecutive years.

———Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems , 2022

LEADER

Alibaba Cloud has been named a Leader in Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms in China, Q4 2022.

———The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms in China, Q4 2022

ANALYST REPORTS

Research Firm
  • Research Firm
  • Forrester
  • Gartner
  • IDC
Category
  • Category
  • Cloud Essentials
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Technology
  • Marketplace
  • Database
  • Cloud Security
Year
  • Year
  • 2023
  • 2022
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
January 2023 Cloud Security

Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls

Alibaba Cloud was positioned as a Challenger in Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Network Firewalls for two consecutive years

December 2022 Cloud Essentials

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring and Observability

Alibaba Cloud is a Niche Player in this Magic Quadrant. Compared with last year, the position of horizontal and vertical axes has improved, and Alibaba is the only Chinese vendor shortlisted for this report.

December 2022 Database

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems

Gartner released the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems, and Alibaba Cloud became the only vendor in China positioned into the "LEADERS" Quadrant for the third consecutive year.

December 2022 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms in China, Q4 2022

In "The Forrester Wave™ Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms in China, Q4 2022 "Alibaba Cloud ranks as a leader.

December 2022 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms, Global, Q4 2022

In "The Forrester Wave™ Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms, Global, Q4 2022 "Alibaba Cloud ranks as a strong performer.

October 2022 Cloud Essentials

2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the Visionaries quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services report published on 19 October 2022 [1] . It is our 6th consecutive year appearance in this Magic Quadrant.

May 2022 Artificial Intelligence

Gartner Critical Capabilities for Cloud AI Developer Services

Gartner released 2022 Critical Capabilities for Cloud AI Developer Services. Alibaba Cloud Ranked Second in Language Use Case.

May 2022 Artificial Intelligence

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services

Gartner released the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services, and Alibaba Cloud is named as a Challenger.

March 2022 Cloud Essentials

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Commercial Content Delivery Network Services 2022

Alibaba Cloud is named a Major Player in this report. Alibaba Cloud CDN comprises a network of 2,800 CDN nodes across 70 countries in 6 continents.

March 2022 Artificial Intelligence

Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

Alibaba Cloud entered this report again and is the only Chinese company in this Magic Quadrant.

January 2022 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Container Platforms, Q1 2022

Forrester views Alibaba as a leader in the public cloud container platforms market, and Alibaba Cloud is a great fit for global enterprises targeting China and Asia Pacific markets or local firms going abroad that seek comprehensive cloud-native capabilities for digital transformation with proven experiences.

November 2021 Database

Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems

Gartner released the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems, and Alibaba Cloud has been named as the LEADER for the second year in a row.

November 2021 Cloud Essentials

Solution Scorecard for Alibaba Cloud International IaaS+PaaS

Alibaba Cloud achieved a score of 81 out of 100. Alibaba Cloud has been included in this report for 3 years in a row and is also the only Chinese cloud vendor selected for this report so far.

November 2021 Cloud Security

Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the Challengers quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls report published on 21 November 2021

November 2021 Corporate Office Collaboration

The State of Low-Code Platforms in China

Alibaba Cloud and DingTalk provide new ideas for cloud collaborative development through the in-depth integration of the capabilities of YiDA.

October 2021 Corporate Office Collaboration

Market Guide for Collaborative Work Management

Alibaba Cloud DingTalk was the only recognized Chinese company. Gartner subscribers can click the link below to view the full report.

July 2021 Cloud Essentials

Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the Visionaries quadrant. This is the first time Alibaba Cloud has moved further on right and appeared as a Visionary. It is our 5th appearance in this Magic Quadrant.

June 2021 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Streaming Analytics, Q2 2021

Alibaba Cloud was named a Strong Performer. Alibaba Cloud is the only Chinese cloud vendor that successfully secured it's spot in this report.

April 2021 Cloud Essentials

Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the Niche Players quadrant, Alibaba Cloud is the only selected cloud provider from China.

March 2021 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Function-As-A-Service Platforms, Q1 2021

Forrester views Alibaba Function Compute as a leader in the FaaS market, especially for clients looking to process video-heavy workloads or take advantage of the function concurrency their container-centric model supports.

March 2021 Data Technology

The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q1 2021

Alibaba Cloud was named a Strong Performer in Cloud Data Warehouse. Alibaba offer real-time and exabyte-scale capabilities to support any data warehouse requirement.

March 2021 Artificial Intelligence

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the Niche Players quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms report published on 1 March 2021 .

February 2021 Artificial Intelligence

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services

Alibaba Cloud has been placed in the VISIONARIES quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services report published on 24 February 2021

November 2020 Artificial Intelligence

The Forrester Wave™: Predictive Analytics And Machine Learning In China, Q4 2020

Alibaba Cloud was named a Leader in Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions. Forrester commented that ‘PAI is ideal for firms that already run business applications on Alibaba Cloud and seek easy, high-performance model training and deployment services.’

September 2020 Cloud Essentials

Critical Capabilities for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services

Gartner described that Alibaba has very good base IaaS capabilities. It has enhanced networking and storage since last year’s evaluations. It also can perform large-scale provisioning of resources for disaster recovery and batch computing requirements. The underlying infrastructure displays strong resiliency.

September 2020 Cloud Security

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls, 2019

Gartner positioned Alibaba Cloud in the Niche Players Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls 2019. Please click Read More to view the report.

June 2020 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester New Wave™: SaaS Marketplaces, Q2 2020

Forrester positions Alibaba Cloud as a Strong Performer in SaaS marketplaces. The report evaluates 8 vendors against 10 criteria of SaaS.

December 2018 Marketplace

The Forrester New Wave™: SaaS Marketplaces, Q4 2018

Alibaba Cloud Named a Strong Performer in First-Ever Forrester New Wave for SaaS Marketplaces.

October 2018 Data Technology

The Forrester Wave™ Cloud Data Warehouse Q4 2018

Forrester positions Alibaba Cloud as a Contender in Cloud Data Warehouse (CDW). The report evaluates 14 vendors against 25-criteria of CDW.

September 2018 Data Technology

The Forrester Wave™: Specialized Insights Service Providers, Q3 2018

Forrester positions Alibaba Cloud as a Strong Performer in Specialized Insights Service. The report evaluates 9 vendors against 20-criteria of Insights Service.

July 2018 Cloud Essentials

Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Storage Services, Worldwide (2018)

Gartner positions Alibaba Cloud in the Challengers Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Storage Services.

July 2018 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Full-Stack Public Cloud Development Platforms In China, Q3 2018

Forrester positions Alibaba Cloud as a Leader in Full-Stack Public Cloud Development Platforms (PCDP). The report evaluates 12 vendors against 33-criteria of PCDP.

May 2018 Cloud Essentials

The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Platform Native Security, Q2 2018

Forrester positions Alibaba Cloud as a Strong Performer in public cloud platform native security (PCPNS). The report evaluates 7 vendors against 37-criteria of PCPNS.

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