Alibaba Cloud now has 56 availability zones
Alibaba Group’s cloud-computing arm has launched its second data center in Japan.
The new facility feature 25G network infrastructure that pushes beyond traditional 10G processing speeds and the GN5 Instance, which enables the high-performance computing necessary to process graphics for machine learning.
With dual data centers, its suite of services now includes over 50 products including elastic computing, image search, databases, storage, networking, server load balancers, security, and disaster recovery services, all aimed towards local enterprises in sectors ranging from e-commerce and gaming to media, manufacturing and the Internet of Things.
With the launch, Alibaba Cloud now has 56 availability zones across 19 regions worldwide.