Alibaba Cloud Plans Expansion with POLARDB india

Alibaba Cloud Plans

Alibaba Cloud, the information intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, has brought its database products and real-life applications to the Indian market. The database products like POLARDB have proven expertise having supported the most important event of Alibaba Group, the 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. With sectors like e-commerce, gaming, media, and e-learning continuing to witness the expansion, and rooted in managing and deriving insights from data intelligence, the requirement for robust cost effective databases will become even more necessary in India.

Alibaba’s aim to reinforce its presence in India is understandable. While globally Alibaba Cloud is #3 in terms of revenue, it's the most important marketshare (by revenue) in APAC. While till now the APAC dominance has been primarily driven by China, Alibaba is now looking to realize deeper footholds within the India market too. Within one year of starting commercial operations in India, Alibaba boasts of strong Internet companies like Bigbasket, Zomato, Nearby and Paytm amongst its roster of shoppers. 
To support these Indian customers, Alibaba has already established a robust plethora of partners including distributors, resellers, ISVs also as solution providers. This ever dynamic partner ecosystem including the likes of HCL Infosystems and ZDNet Technologies is often looking to incorporate newer entities. It already has 2 datacenters for localization in India and plans for further datacenters in multiple locations within the future. an oversized Summit involving all the stakeholders within the ecosystem is additionally on the anvil in February or March.

To that end, Alibaba Cloud’s POLARDB, a next-generation on-line database, offers fully managed cloud-hosted database facilities, but with some significant benefits around cost, performance, and resilience. The elasticity, scalability and high availability features of POLARDB enable the system to recuperate quickly from hardware failure, which is crucial in supporting business’s online activities real-time. POLARDB is compatible with MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle, supporting up to 100TB of information.

Dr. Feifei Li, VP of Alibaba Group, President and Senior Fellow of Database Systems, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence said, “As businesses cater to users during a cloud-led internet age, the requirement for cloud-native databases that are elastic, available, intelligent, and secure will only still grow. We believe the worth proposition of POLARDB and AnalyticDB are extremely useful within the Indian context as more users come online and businesses cater to their needs.With the local and global drive for Digital Transformation continues to air top of organizations’ agenda, Alibaba Cloud hopes to equip the local businesses with the correct technology to win the world race within the future,” said Alex Li, top dog of Alibaba Cloud South Asia. additionally to POLARDB, Alibaba Cloud also offers other database products including OceanBase and MongoDB to customers like PayTM.

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