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Payment Terms, Shipping and Online Trade Shows on Alibaba.Com

U.S. small businesses “Go Digital, Go Global” with three new Alibaba.com offerings that make it even easier to do business As American small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) fight through the challenges of COVID-19, Alibaba.com, one of the world’s largest B2B eCommerce marketplaces and a business unit of Alibaba Group unveiled three new products and services to help these businesses advance their efforts to digitize and pivot online. The products and services include Alibaba.com Freight to enable American SMBs to secure…

Alibaba Named by Gartner as Third Biggest Global Provider for IaaS and First in Asia Pacific

Maintained its position for the third consecutive year Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, announced that it has the third biggest market share in the global Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) market and the biggest in the Asia Pacific region for the third year in a row in 2019, said the leading global research and advisory firm Gartner in its latest report. “We look forward to continuing our work, which enables our global customers and partners to expedite their digital…

Alibaba Cloud Supports Retailers with E-commerce Solutions to Fight Against Coronavirus Impact

 Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, is to deliver a series of e-commerce solutions to businesses that are adversely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. These tailored solutions will enable retailers to launch a B2C e-commerce platform as quickly as within five days. The Alibaba Cloud e-commerce solutions provide a set of plug-and-play Alibaba Cloud products and solutions in the computing, databases, multimedia and video livestreaming, collaboration, and security and data analytics to help…

Alibaba Cloud Named First Public Cloud Vendor in the World to Obtain Trusted Partner Network (TPN) Certification

Entertainment Industry Recognised Accolade Endorses Alibaba Cloud’s Security, Scalability and Flexibility Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, has announced that it is the first public cloud vendor in the world to obtain the prestigious Trusted Partner Network (TPN) certification, an achievement that validates the entertainment industry’s confidence in its robust security and trustworthiness as a cloud service provider. With viewing consumption habits changing rapidly, broadcast platforms…

Alibaba.com Launches “B2B Tuesday” to Spotlight US Business-to-Business SMBs

Alibaba.Com Marks B2B Tuesday Launch With New Survey Showing 62% of U.S. SMBs Optimistic on Economy Alibaba.com, the B2B business unit of Alibaba Group, shared the results of its brand new “Alibaba.com U.S. Small and Medium Business (SMB) Confidence Survey” and introduced “B2B Tuesday,” a major new awareness initiative to spotlight, celebrate and support B2B-focused U.S. SMBs, highlight their contributions to the U.S. economy and help them capture the global ecommerce opportunity. What is “B2B Tuesday”? B2B Tuesday will…

Manchester United and Alibaba Group Announce New Partnership

Club Channel on Youku Brings Exclusive Club Content to Chinese Fans, Future Collaboration Agreed on E-commerce Platform Manchester United – one of the most popular and successful sports teams in the world - announced a new partnership with Alibaba Group that will bring exclusive rights to club content in China to Alibaba’s ecosystem for the first time, further extending the club’s engagement with its massive Chinese fanbase. The partnership will see Manchester United content presented and localised on multiple…

SAP Cloud Solutions Land on Alibaba Cloud Platform in China

Alibaba Group and SAP announced that SAP S/4HANA Cloud and SAP Cloud Platform are now available on Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group in China. Chinese enterprises can now easily adopt SAP’s world-leading enterprise cloud solutions on the powerful Alibaba Cloud infrastructure. The strategic partnership between the two technology leaders provides seamless integration of world-class SaaS, PaaS and IaaS solutions. Alibaba Group and SAP also announced that they will jointly design local solutions…

The 5 Tech Companies to Watch in 2020

The US digital advertising industry has officially crossed the $100-billion mark, making it bigger than TV, radio and print media advertising. As this growth continues, a remarkable transformation is taking place within the industry, with the massive Google-Facebook advertising duopoly facing an existential challenge. Mentioned in today's commentary includes: Amazon.com, Inc. Verizon Communications Inc., Yelp Inc., Snap Inc., Alibaba Group Holding Limited. eMarketer is forecasting that the industry will top $170B by 2021.…

SenseTime Raises US $600 Million in Series C Funding, led by Alibaba Group

The Capital Injection Will Provide an Important Impetus to the Buildout of SenseTime's AI Platform SenseTime, China's leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, has successfully raised US$600 million in its Series C round of funding. Alibaba Group is taking the lead role in this round of funding and other participants include Temasek and Suning. As the Company set a record by raising US$410 million in its series B round of funding last July, it once again sets a new record for venture capital funding in the AI sector.…