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Many Asian companies say that they will be using public cloud by 2018. This report looks at what Alibaba Cloud brings to the cloud services space.


  • Alibaba and its related companies operate leading wholesale and retail online marketplaces as well as service businesses in cloud computing, digital media and entertainment, innovation initiatives, and others.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand what Alibaba Cloud brings to the public cloud space for customers and partners.
  • Compare Alibaba Cloud's key differentiation in its public cloud offerings with its global competitors.

Key questions answered

  • What is Alibaba Cloud, and what does it offer?
  • How does Alibaba Cloud differ from other public cloud providers?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Alibaba's growth path is diverging from that of Amazon
  • Alibaba cloud services
  • Alibaba Cloud needs to grow global customer and ecosystem partner numbers


  • Further reading
  • Author

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