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Nov 21 2018

Alibaba Cloud Announces Full Product Range for UK Data Centres

Following the recent opening of its two UK availability zones, Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has today announced the full extent of the products and services now available to businesses within the EMEA region.View

Nov 19 2018

Nanometals Technology Wins 2018 Create@Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest

Macau-based Nanometals Technology won the global championship of the Create@Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest (CACSC) at the grand final held in Hangzhou.View

Nov 14 2018

Alibaba Cloud Launches Data Lake Analytics Globally

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today launched Data Lake Analytics globally. The addition of Data Lake Analytics to Alibaba Cloud’s international product portfolio is aimed to provide customers seeking cloud-native data analytics capabilities with better solutions in the areas of cloud infrastructure, machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT) and security.View

Nov 13 2018

Alibaba Cloud and PolyU to Advance Smart Cities and Smart Healthcare

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to strengthen their cooperation in Artificial Intelligence (AI) research, particularly focusing on the areas of smart cities and smart healthcare.View

November 8 2018

Alibaba Cloud Supports Télécom ParisTech in France and China

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group today announced the signing of a partnership with the engineering school Télécom ParisTech, a founding member of a world-class science and technology institution alongside the École polytechnique, ENSAE ParisTech, ENSTA ParisTech and Télécom SudParis.View

November 8 2018

Alibaba Cloud Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has become the first ever Chinese company to be included in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems (OPDBMS).View

November 7 2018

Alibaba Cloud Recognised as a Strong Performer in Specialised Insights Service Providers Report by Independent Research Firm

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has been recognised as a strong performer in The Forrester Wave™: Specialized Insights Service Providers Q3 2018.View

November 1 2018

Alibaba Cloud Innovates the Youth Olympic Games with Cutting-edge Live Broadcasting Solution

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has successfully tested the important components of the OBS Cloud service platform during the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG), held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in October.View

Oct 24 2018

Alibaba Cloud Launches Global Blockchain as a Service

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today expanded its Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) offering to major global markets including South East Asia, the U.S and Europe.View

Oct 22 2018

Alibaba Cloud Expands European Presence with UK Data Centres

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud-computing arm of Alibaba Group, has today announced the opening of two availability zones in the UK, in addition to its Frankfurt and Dubai data centres launched in 2016.View

April 11 2018

Alibaba Cloud Hosts World’s First Internet Livestream in 8K

Alibaba Cloud successfully hosted the world’s first livestream in 8K resolution via the internet, the company said Wednesday.view

March 6 2018

Alibaba Cloud Can Help Support Operations At Tokyo 2020

Alibaba Cloud technology could provide innovative solutions to issues Japan’s capital city is tackling ahead of hosting the Olympic Games, said Eiji Uda, chief technology and innovation officer for the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee.view

February 28 2018

Alibaba Cloud Launches ‘Bare Metal,’ HPC Instances in Europe

Alibaba, the e-commerce giant from China, is taking a run at AWS in the global public cloud computing market with new offerings aimed at the surging demand for AI and HPC solutions among European enterprises.view

January 18 2018

Chinese tech companies plan to steal American cloud firms’ thunder

Which of the world’s tech giants boasts the fastest-growing computing cloud? Many would guess either Amazon or Google, which operate the world’s largest networks of data centers, but the correct answer is Alibaba.view

December 20 2017

Alibaba launches AI solution to help reduce flight delays at airports

ET Aviation Brain, launched at the Beijing Computing Conference today, will help reduce flight delays by refreshing the aircraft parking apron utilization at BCIA within 50 seconds, claims the company. This is in comparison with the two to three hours of time required when doing manually.view

December 20 2017

Alibaba announces cloud services for Indian enterprises, SMEs

Alibaba Cloud now has 33 availability zones with coverage extending across mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, India and USview

December 8 2017

The Iconic debuts a new way to buy 50,000 products


December 8 2017

Shanghai subway to deploy Alibaba's AI technology


December 6 2017

Alibaba ex-CTO rethinks Hong Kong city design with City Brain


November 10 2017

Here comes the world’s biggest shopping spree again