Alibaba Cloud invests $283 million to accelerate global partner innovations
In collaboration with global partners, Alibaba Cloud has delivered more than 2,000 hybrid cloud projects in 2019 to help customers expedite their digitalization processes, saving tens of millions of operation and infrastructure costs. In the Philippines, Alibaba Cloud has provided advanced cloud and data intelligence technology to Mynt, the company behind mobile-wallet app GCash, to optimize its handling of high-volume transactions while saving on infrastructure costs. Likewise, in partnership with local telco giant PLDT, Alibaba Cloud provided the hybrid cloud and security solutions which enabled the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to support high volumes online and maintain high-speed connectivity during its eSports competition. To equip customers with holistic post migration capabilities, Alibaba Cloud has also curated more than 3,000 online classes with partners across the globe, so that customers can gain insights and learn from the proven business scenarios. “As Alibaba Cloud continues to expand our product and services offerings, we want to bring even more opportunities to our partners so that we can collaboratively innovate to bring the most up-to-date services to our customers, and generate business success for them,” said Lancelot Guo, VP of Alibaba Group, and GM of Ecosystem and Sales Operations, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. “The investment shows our commitment to help partners integrate their businesses with Alibaba Cloud, and together we will create more value for the global cloud industry.” Alibaba Cloud is working with close to 10,000 global partners serving more than 350,000 business customers worldwide. With a strong determination to help partners succeed, Alibaba Cloud has invested heavily in research and development, enabling partners to integrate their products and services on Alibaba Cloud’s leading infrastructure platform, so that customers can benefit from the joint solutions for faster time to market.