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Dubai Ballroom JW Marriott Marquis Business Bay, Dubai
November 21st, 2016
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Alibaba Cloud Has Launched Data Center in Dubai

On November 21, 2016, Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has announced 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 including elastic computing, storage and databases which caters to all types of customers from SMEs, Government, and Enterprise.



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