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Review the latest news about Alibaba Cloud from official Press Releases and Media Reports

Oct 16 2018

Kongsberg Digital and Alibaba Cloud to explore opportunities for digitalizing the energy sector in China

China has taken a global number one position when it comes to investing in renewable energy sources. Digitalization is high on the country’s agenda when it comes to increased efficiency and transformed business models.View

Sep 26 2018

Alibaba Cloud Joins the Alliance for Open Media

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has joined the Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) as a Promoter member. Alibaba Cloud will collaborate with AOMedia and other industry leaders in pursuit of an open and royalty-free AOMedia video codec, AV1.View

Sep 20 2018

Khalifa University and Alibaba Cloud Launch Joint Innovation Laboratory to Focus on Artificial Intelligence for Clean Energy

Khalifa University of Science and Technology, a research university dedicated to the advancement of learning through the discovery and application of knowledge, and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today announced the launch of a Joint Innovation Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence for Clean Energy ("The Lab"), strengthening scientific cooperation between the two companies in the fields of energy and computer science.View

Sep 20 2018

Bosch and Alibaba Cloud Announce Collaboration to Introduce Automated Valet Parking in China

Bosch, a leading global supplier of technology and services, and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, jointly announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate and introduce Automated Valet Parking (AVP) in China.View

Sep 20 2018

Alibaba Cloud and IHG Ink Partnership to Lead Digital Transformation for Hospitality Industry

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bolster the cooperation to provide better cloud solutions.View

Sep 20 2018

Alibaba Cloud Partners with VMware to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, and VMware a leading innovator in enterprise softwareannounced at The Computing Conference 2018 a partnership with VMware to deliver hybrid cloud solutions to help organizations with their digital transformation.View

Sep 19 2018

Alibaba Cloud and MariaDB Announce the Launch of ApsaraDB RDS for MariaDB TX

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, and MariaDB® Corporation, the company behind the world’s fastest growing open source database, today announced the general availability of ApsaraDB RDS for MariaDB TX at The Computing Conference 2018 hosted by Alibaba.View

Sep 19 2018

Siemens and Alibaba Cloud jointly launch MindSphere in Chinese mainland

Siemens and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today reached an agreement that defines the technological roadmap and implementation plan for MindSphere’s launch in Chinese mainland.View

Sep 19 2018

KPMG and Alibaba Cloud to Form Global Alliance to Help Advance Digital Transformation of Businesses

KPMG International and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today announced plans to form a global alliance to provide digital transformation to businesses of all sizes and across multiple industries initially in Asia-Pacific and Europe. The alliance was announced here at Alibaba’s largest global customer and partner event, the Computing Conference 2018.View

Sep 19 2018

Alibaba and SAP Deepen Global Partnership to Accelerate Intelligent Enterprises in China

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced plans to offer SAP S/4HANA® Cloud and SAP® Cloud Platform on Alibaba Cloud's infrastructure as a service (IaaS) in China to help customers transition to the cloud and build intelligent enterprises. Alibaba CEO Daniel Zhang and SAP CEO Bill McDermott outlined the expanded relationship today at the Computing Conference 2018 of Alibaba Group being held in Hangzhou, China.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