On February 29th, Alibaba Cloud announced that the prices of its core products have been comprehensively reduced, covering over 100 products and more than 500 product specifications.
Alibaba Cloud unveiled a suite of AI and big data products for international markets at a recent summit in Singapore, aiming to accelerate global AI-driven digital transformation.
In 2024, Palworld made its debut, not only sparking extensive discussions among players but also directly triggering a new round of price competition between Tencent Cloud and Alibaba Cloud.
On November 26th, Alibaba Group's DAMO Academy responded to recent rumors about the closure of its Quantum Laboratory, stating that the DAMO Academy will donate the quantum laboratory and transferable quantum experimental equipment to Zhejiang University.
During the quarterly analyst conference call, Eddie Wu clarified Alibaba Group's reform measures and provided a comprehensive introduction to the development strategies and priorities of each business group.
On Sunday evening, Alibaba Cloud experienced a system breakdown, the second time since December, 2022, affecting many products.
Alibaba Cloud's Chief Technology Officer, Zhou Jingren, recently said that in addition to traditional infrastructure services, Alibaba Cloud is now leading the development of cloud computing in the upcoming era of intelligence.
On September 26, Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, announced a range of innovative AI products and services at the 2023 Alibaba Cloud Global Summit.
On September 13th, Alibaba Cloud announced that the large vision language model Qwen-VL has been approved and is now open to the public.
On September 10th, Joseph Tsai has taken over as Chairman of Alibaba, while Eddie Wu assumes the role of CEO.
On August 25th, Alibaba Cloud launched two open-source large vision language models (LVLM), Qwen-VL and its conversationally fine-tuned Qwen-VL-Chat.
August 3rd news, today Alibaba Cloud open-sourced the Qwen-7B and Qwen-7B-Chat models with a total of 7 billion parameters. Both models are general-purpose and conversational models, and they are open-source, free, and available for commercial use.
Energy Expert, the AI-powered sustainability solution developed by Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, has been trialed to measure and analyze carbon emissions from temporary constructions built for the first Olympic Esports Week.
It is speculated that Daniel Zhang, the highest-ranking executive, may shift his focus to the development of Alibaba Cloud and step down as Chairman and CEO of the group.
On May 25th, Alibaba Group refuted recent rumors of large-scale layoffs. In an official announcement on social media, the company stated that it plans to hire 15,000 new employees in 2023 across its six business units, with over 3,000 of these positions designated for new graduates.
A new round of price wars in the cloud service market is underway. Following Alibaba Cloud's announcement of a comprehensive price reduction for its core products, Tencent Cloud also announced on May 16 that it will reduce prices for multiple core cloud products.
Wang Jian, the founder of Alibaba Cloud, will return to the cloud computing division of Chinese internet giant Alibaba. His return to the company after a decade and how he will regain prominence in the spotlight are currently under scrutiny.
Alibaba Cloud engineers are experimenting with integrating the Qianwen large-scale model into industrial robots.
On April 26th, Alibaba Cloud announced the largest price reduction in history. The prices of core products have been reduced by 15% to 50%, and the highest discount for storage products is up to 50%.
On April 18th, DingTalk's president Ye Jun announced at the 2023 Spring Summit that DingTalk has officially launched intelligent capabilities based on Alibaba's Tongyi Qianwen large model. Users can activate more than ten AI capabilities by typing a slash symbol (/).