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Alibaba records growth for 2020, but it's not all smooth sailing
The company's Cloud business saw huge gains, but the declining business activity in the early months of 2020 was not kind to the retail giant.
Alibaba Cloud brings tech innovations to those impacted by COVID-19
“At Alibaba Cloud, we are committed to providing industries that have felt the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic with advanced technological solutions that will offer much needed support and guidance."
Cloud wins big in Q1 2020 as remote work drives record demand
Research released today by Canalys reveals cloud infrastructure services spending grew 34% in Q1 2020, hitting US$31 billion in the quarter.
Alibaba Cloud to invest US$28 billion in cloud infrastructure
It will also focus on building ‘the next-generation data centers’, with the goal to bolster digital transformation both when the world eventually emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic.
China's cloud companies support fight against COVID-19
Canalys states that all three cloud companies have responded quickly to COVID-19, providing governments, businesses, research institutions and students access to services such as on-demand compute and artificial intelligence.
Alibaba Cloud connects medical pros around the world during COVID-19
Alibaba Cloud is offering medical employees around the world advanced cloud-based technology applications during the COVID-19 pandemic to aid operations.
Alibaba Cloud fastest-growing in public cloud market
After AWS and Azure, Alibaba Cloud is the third biggest public cloud provider in the market and is showing no sign of slowing down.
Coronavirus: Alibaba Cloud delivers e-commerce to help retailers
Alibaba Cloud will deliver a series of e-commerce solutions to assist organisations that are adversely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.
Global cloud infrastructure spending grows 37% in Q4
The cloud infrastructures market continues to boom, with spending reaching over US$30 billion.
Alibaba Cloud continues to grow customer base in APAC
Alibaba Cloud has announced diverse growth in its international customer base across APAC, indicating the adaptability of cloud technologies to meet the specific needs of different industries.
Tableau unveils updated partner programme
The Tableau Partner Network will roll out in phases over the next 12 months, starting in the first half of 2020.
Tableau announces raft of integrations and offerings
The integrations and new offerings are from featured technology partners including Alibaba, Alteryx, Databricks, DataRobot and others.
Alibaba Cloud gains new security accreditations
Alibaba Cloud obtained the Level 3 assessment in TISAX for automotive and Good “x” Practice (GxP) readiness assessment for the healthcare industry.
Alibaba Cloud and Animal Logic extend collaboration
Through this partnership, the parties hope to drive efficiencies of media production by utilising more cloud computing technologies, according to a statement.
Alibaba Cloud achieves 'record' in big data performance
Alibaba Cloud’s MaxCompute has reportedly achieved a world record in big data performance and decision support, as defined by the Transaction Processing Council (TPC).
Alibaba steps into cloud music with latest acquisition
Acquires Import E-Commerce Platform Kaola from NetEase for Approximately US$2 Billion Alibaba will also take a minority stake in NetEase Cloud Music
Alibaba eCommerce expo outlines A/NZ export potential in China
Alibaba’s Sydney eCommerce Expo wrapped up over the weekend with plenty of opportunities to connect Australian and New Zealand businesses to the lucrative China market.
Magic Quadrant gives insight into ongoing Cloud Wars
Microsoft and Google join top dog AWS in the Leaders quadrant, while Alibaba Cloud, IBM and Oracle are coming up as Niche Players.
ThousandEyes adds Alibaba Cloud to cloud monitoring capabilities
This increased coverage builds on ThousandEyes’ fleet of Cloud Agents that provide global monitoring vantage points from major cloud providers.
Top four consolidate leadership in cloud services market
AWS, Microsoft, Google and Alibaba continue their dominance in worldwide cloud infrastructure services market.
Alibaba Cloud brings on nine new partners
“The partnership covering all sectors spanning from public to private organisations reflects Alibaba's mission to make it easy to do business anywhere.”
Fortinet integrates security fabric with Alibaba Cloud
The combination of technologies will provide extended security visibility and control from the data center to the cloud.
Alibaba Cloud and SACEOS set sights on Singapore’s hospitality industry
At SMF 2019 the pair signed a MOU to promote upskilling and technology collaborations to keep Singapore as top MICE destination in Asia.
Gartner outlines top five public cloud IaaS providers worldwide
The total market, which swelled with 31.3% growth in 2018 to a total of $32.4 billion, is displaying strong signs of consolidation as the dominant players swoop in.