An Introduction to E-Commerce
The advanced cloud technology protecting and powering Alibaba can be accessed through Alibaba Cloud’s e-commerce solutions. Users can quickly build their own e-commerce platform, reduce operational & management costs, cope with high business concurrency, and strengthen their layered security protection. Through the integration of this service, along with Alibaba Cloud’s big data capabilities, customers can quickly develop applications, process massive data sets and extract actionable insights for those important business decisions. Read the Ebook to learn more.
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What Customers Say

Alibaba Cloud Web E-Commerce Solution is a robust and resilient infrastructure for a seamless experience for customers and thereby empowering your business.
Alibaba Cloud provides a comprehensive set of product portfolios ranging from IaaS, Big Data, AI, and Security to meet various use cases and needs of Tokopedia.
Tokopedia
Alibaba Cloud's deployment has resulted in our performance enhancement by 400% and a customer shopping experience second to none.
King Souq

Why Alibaba Cloud?

  • Reduce Cost
    Avoid upfront costs and provisioning of expensive equipment by only paying for the resources used.
  • Operation & Maintenance
    Schedule automated infrastructure updates and maintenance.
  • Traffic Predictions
    Auto-scaling allows businesses to synchronize resources with actual demand.
  • Cyber Attack Protection
    Cloud security services provide advanced and regularly updated defensive systems to protect against attacks.

E-Commerce Website Architectures

E-commerce Cloud for SMEs
E-commerce Cloud for SMEs
Each day there are many small companies and startups launching their e-commerce operations. Backed by venture capital or private savings, these businesses seek to build innovative and user-friendly platforms. What they also require is a secure and scalable infrastructure and at minimal cost.
Key Products & Services
Mid-size Architecture Solution
Mid-size Architecture Solution
As small operators grow into mid-size e-commerce enterprises, they need to ramp up their platform capacity and introduce additional features without compromising user functionality. To the left is a typical midsized enterprise e-commerce infrastructure.
Key Products & Services
Large Enterprise Solution
Large Enterprise Solution
Large enterprises require mature and stable architectures; this includes a particular need for distributed services, container services, big data applications, and analytical tools to make data-driven business decisions.
Key Products & Services

Interested in doing business in China?

  • China Connect
    We knows what it takes to be successful and secure in China. ChinaConnect is an easy one-stop solution for your company to access our advanced cloud infrastructure and do business in China.
  • ICP Registration Support
    Learn how to obtain an ICP Filing or ICP Commercial License to host your website in Mainland China

Security and Compliance

We are committed to providing stable, reliable, secure, and compliant cloud computing infrastructure services across major jurisdictions around the world.
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  • GDPR
  • PCI DSS
  • MPAA
  • DJCP MLPS
  • CSA STAR
  • AICPA

Featured Products

ECS
Stay flexible and reactive to the real time needs of your business with reliable scalable and on-demand compute capacity on the cloud.
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VPC
A virtual private cloud service that provides an isolated cloud network to operate resources in a secure environment.
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Auto Scaling
When demand for computing resources fluctuates Auto Scaling automatically scales up or down to meet the change in demand.
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Start an E commerce Website Today

1Get a Domain Name
2Purchase a Server
3Build Your Website
4Next Level E-commerce
1Get a Domain Name
.COM
With over 110 million registered users globally .COM is the most used generic domain name.
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.NET
As one of the oldest and most established domains, the .NET domain establishes your presence on the Internet.
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.VIP
Need a VIP presence? Check out a domain name that all VIP's want.
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2Purchase a Server
Elastic Compute Service
Elastic Compute Service An online computing service that offers elastic and secure virtual cloud servers to cater all your cloud hosting needs.
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Simple Application Server
A single server-based service for application deployment security management and O&M monitoring
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ECS Bare Metal Instance
An elastic and horizontally scalable high-performance computing service providing the same computing performance as traditional physical servers
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3Build Your Website
Plesk
Build secure and run better websites and applications on Alibaba Cloud with Plesk.
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Strikingly
Strikingly is a world-class website publishing platform for professionally designed websites.
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WordPress
WordPress is a pre-configured ready to run image for running WordPress on Alibaba Cloud.
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4Next Level E-commerce
Image Search
An intelligent image search service with product search and generic search features to help users resolve image search requests.
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DataV
DataV is a powerful yet accessible data visualization tool, featuring geographic information systems allowing for rapid interpretation of data to understand relationships, patterns, and trends.
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Looking to take your E commerce Website to the Next Level

Intelligent Service Robot
A dialog platform that enables smart dialog based on natural language processing (NLP).
MaxCompute
MaxCompute is a general purpose, fully managed, multi-tenancy data processing platform for large-scale data warehousing.
Web Application Firewall
WAF is a cloud firewall service that protects core website data and safeguards the security and availability of your site.

Resources

Why You Need an ICP License
Find out about the benefits of acquiring an ICP License.
Content Delivery Network
Learn more about launching a Content Delivery Network in China.
Launch a China-ready Website
Find out about best practices in China for setting up an e-commerce website.

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