Category: Alibaba

Alibaba Cloud will invest $28 billion more into its infrastructure over the next three years
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Alibaba Cloud will invest $28 billion more into its infrastructure over the next three years

Alibaba Cloud announced today that it will invest another RMB 200 billion (or about $28 billion) into its infrastructure over the next three years, prompted in part by increased demand for services like video conferencing and live streaming as businesses adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. The investment will focus on expanding Alibaba Cloud’s technology, including…

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With Alibaba, Pivotal and Lightbend on board, Reactive flexes its ROI muscle in the microservices world
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With Alibaba, Pivotal and Lightbend on board, Reactive flexes its ROI muscle in the microservices world

Mahendra Ramsinghani Contributor Mahendra Ramsinghani is the founder of Secure Octane, a Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity seed fund. More posts by this contributor The Linux Foundation recently announced the launch of the Reactive Foundation. Its founding members are Alibaba, Lightbend, Pivotal and Netifi. So what exactly is this Reactive Kool-Aid, and why are all these companies…

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Is Jack Ma’s Alibaba Stock a Diamond in the Rough?
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Is Jack Ma’s Alibaba Stock a Diamond in the Rough?

Jefferies has attached a buy rating to Alibaba’s stock, despite the trade war and the economic slowdown that China is suffering from. | Source: Shutterstock Chinese internet stocks may seem like the last place to invest considering the exposure they have to the U.S./China trade war. Stocks like Baidu were among the worst performers in the…

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Alibaba to help Salesforce localize and sell in China
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Alibaba to help Salesforce localize and sell in China

Salesforce, the 20-year-old leader in customer relationship management (CRM) tools, is making a foray into Asia by working with one of the country’s largest tech firms, Alibaba. Alibaba will be the exclusive provider of Salesforce to enterprise customers in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, and Salesforce will become the exclusive enterprise CRM software…

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