This is great for businesses who have heavy server workloads and use mission-critical computing applications. Having additional processors helps in boosting the performance of the application and improving the efficiency of resources usage.
You can buy Alibaba Cloud on a pay-as-you-go basis, reserved instance, subscription, as well as preemptible instance. This helps you to spend money based on your business needs and significantly save the overall costs involved with cloud.
Moreover, you can choose whether you want to pay upfront, avoid upfront costs, or pay partial upfront costs.
Most of the cloud providers don’t provide all these storage types. Alibaba Cloud’s wide variety of storage options helps businesses to avoid compromising on the type of storage actually required by their applications. The storage services provided by Alibaba Cloud are also highly secure and encrypted, so that businesses can store, transfer, and access all their data from anywhere, without the risk of a data breach.
With Alibaba Cloud, you get ApsaraDB for MySQL, ApsaraDB for MariaDB TX, ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server, ApsaraDB RDS for PPAS, ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL, ApsaraDB for POLARDB, as well as Distributed Relational Database Service (DRDS). No other provider offers such a variety of relational database services.
It has more than 2,800 nodes around the world to accelerate the content delivery to the end-users regardless of their locations. These CDN services support all the major internet service providers (ISPs) globally and offer enterprise-grade accelerate service over the HTTPS. Built for high performance, the Alibaba Cloud CDN is also a cost-effective solution for businesses of all sizes.
Along with big data analytics services, Alibaba Cloud’s database, content delivery network (CDN), and cloud firewall solutions are also known for accelerating the innovation.
To maintain the business continuity, Alibaba Cloud is offering solutions like DingTalk, Short Message Service (SMS), Alibaba Mail, etc. These solutions and adoption of Alibaba Cloud can help SMBs and large enterprises to optimize their budgets while transforming digitally.