Posts Tagged ‘Aliyun’

Alibaba Gambles On Smart City Development In Macau

Alibaba and the government of Macau Special Administrative Region signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement for the construction of smart …


China’s Cybersecurity Law Enacted

Chinese government national emblem sealWorries for technology companies in China have been compounded with the enactment today of China’s new Cybersecurity Law. Chinese media …


China’s Data Center Footprint Expands To Europe And Middle East

engineer and serverWhile it is still impossible for foreign data centers to setup wholly-owned operations in China, one of China’s Internet darlings …


Sunny Times For FangCloud’s Latest Investment

cloud computing securityHybrid cloud computing services in China have gained more momentum with new investment into FangCloud Technology. The cloud services company …


China Mobile Inks “Internet Plus” Strategy With Alibaba In Beijing

One of the top buzzwords in China’s Internet the past 18 months has been “Internet Plus”, which is Premier Li …


Do Rackspace And Amazon Have China Futures With Aliyun’s Overseas Growth?

Alibaba’s cloud computing business Aliyun announced that its second data center in America’s Silicon Valley formally started operation yesterday. This is Aliyun’s ninth data center in the world and it is also the company’s third overseas data center opened this year. It is expected to satisfy the cloud computing resource demand of Aliyun’s users in […]


Quantum Computing Lab Formed In China

Chinese cloud computing service Aliyun is expanding research into the quantum field of computers. Alibaba Group’s cloud computing subsidiary and the Chinese Academy of Sciences signed a memorandum of understanding n Shanghai to co-found the Chinese Academy of Sciences – Alibaba Quantum Computing Laboratory. The new research facility aims to take the study and applications […]


How Does Alibaba’s Data Pact Impact Chinese Retention Laws?

Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba says its Aliyun cloud computing subsidiary has a new data protection pact that supposedly protects user data. At an event held today in Beijing, Simon Hu, president of Aliyun, announced the pact and promised to abide by this pledge to protect user data and business data privacy for all of its […]


Chinese Cloud Computing War Will Soon Begin

Huawei is ready to battle Alibaba’s Aliyun cloud service as Huawei plans to hold a launch event at the end of July 2015 to officially release its own public cloud computing services. Huawei’s rotating CEO and vice chairman Xu Zhijun disclosed in April that the company would soon launch its public cloud services to formally […]


Huawei Will Soon Launch Public Cloud Services In China

At Huawei’s Global Analyst Summit, the company’s rotating CEO and deputy chairman Xu Zhijun said Huawei will launch public cloud services in China in July 2015. This launch will put Huawei in direct cloud service competition with Alibaba’s Aliyun service. Microsoft and Amazon already launched their public cloud services in China, but those services will […]