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Infineon signs MoU with Alibaba to promote IoT

Infineon, the Munich-based semiconductor and microelectronics company, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Alibaba Cloud Computing to promote Chinese IoT. The MoU focuses on increasing uses and speeding adoption of IoT for smart life and smart industry applications in China. Infineon will collaborate with Alibaba Cloud to expand and promote AliOS Things, the… Read More

Alibaba opens lake-cooled data centre to power cloud services

Aliyun, Alibaba’s cloud services business, has launched a new energy-efficient data centre on the banks of Qiandao Lake in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang. The cloud division’s eighth global facility, is cooled with water funnelled from the neighbouring man-made lake. According to Alibaba, lake water cooling allows the data centre to cool its equipment… Read More

Alibaba leads Chinese Big Data push with new AI cloud offering

Alibaba-owned cloud platform, Aliyun, has announced that it is launching “China’s first” big data platform, which will allow developers to better predict user behaviour. The new system, named DT PAI, will study large volumes of data to create forecasts on industry trends, the company said today. The offering will run across Alibaba’s main algorithm framework and… Read More

Alibaba cloud arm to launch Singapore data centre and headquarters

After last month’s announcement of a $1bn dollar investment in cloud computing, Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba plans to launch a new data centre and headquarters in Singapore this September to serve its cloud customers in Southeast Asia. Headed by its cloud computing branch Aliyun, Alibaba will look to expand into global markets over the next three years, setting… Read More

China’s Aliyun lines up Inspur as partner for international Asia markets

Aliyun, the cloud subsidiary of China’s ecommerce giant Alibaba has teamed up with rival Inspur Group, an IT services company, to exploit smart cities and international markets. According to chinatechnews.com, the two have formed a “strategic cooperation” to work together on smart city and administration cloud markets, to provide cloud solutions and “build an independent… Read More