Alibaba Cloud Releases ALB to Accelerate the Delivery of Enterprise Applications

The Business Scenarios of ALB

Scenario 1: Big E-Commerce Promotions

Scenario 2: Live Streaming Service

Scenario 3: Cloud-Native Applications

The Benefits of Alibaba Cloud ALB

  • Ultra-High Performance: Based on “Cloud Network Management 2.0” developed by Alibaba Cloud, ALB provides flexible, elastic, and ultra-high-performance instance types. It provisions super layer-7 processing capability so that a single instance can process as high as 1 million Queries Per Second (QPS.)
  • Secure and Reliable: It provides four-level, high-availability, and disaster recovery and is integrated with Anti-DDoS Protection and Web Application Firewall (WAF) to ensure business security.
  • Low Latency: In addition to existing protocols, such as HTTP, HTTPS, and Windows SharePoint Services (WSS), ALB supports QUIC, providing an extremely low-latency experience for video and live streaming users.
  • Cloud-Native: ALB is deeply integrated with Alibaba Cloud Container Service for Kubernetes (ACK), Serverless App Engine (SAE), and Kubernetes (K8S), and uses the official cloud-native Ingress gateway.
  • Personalized Route Forwarding: It provides various advanced forwarding, such as Header, Cookie, and Method, and can better meet the personalized routing forwarding requirements of users.
  • Out-of-the-Box: You can create instances in seconds. ALB delivers an out-of-the-box experience and a complete monitoring and logging service to mine access log data with one click.
  • Flexible Billing: ALB uses the pay-as-you-go billing method and a dual-active disaster recovery mechanism to provide a more stable service experience and higher elasticity.


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