How the Cloud Ensures Business Continuity during the COVID-19 Crisis

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To discover how Alibaba Cloud is helping organizations mitigate the business risks of COVID-19, download the Fighting Coronavirus Disease 2019 with Alibaba Cloud whitepaper.

As the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread around the world, digital technology will play a vital role in helping combat its spread and impact.

Advancing digitization is helping people stay connected, allowing us to work, consume and interact in the virtual world. Other advanced technologies, including data visualization and AI algorithms, are helping organizations understand the disease and monitor its spread.

Alibaba Cloud is responding to the COVID-19 crisis by putting the health and safety of its customers first, supporting your business operations without interruption and cooperating closely with many organizations, institutions, enterprises, and small businesses affected by the epidemic.

This is a complex challenge, but one Alibaba Cloud is perfectly placed to address, thanks to the scalability and flexibility of the cloud, and the extensive range of products and services Alibaba Cloud provides. These include:

  • DataV for insights anytime — DataV data visualization tool helps businesses understand the COVID-19 threat with professional visuals available at the click of a mouse button. Using Alibaba Cloud’s intuitive interfaces and ready-to-use widgets, businesses can combine the latest external health data with their own corporate information to understand the impact of the crisis on their organization and take the appropriate measures.
  • E-Commerce Solution for Retail to sell anywhere — as customers increasingly embrace online channels to avoid going outdoors, this solution can help new e-retailers launch an online store in just five days. For established e-retailers, we can help you leverage Alibaba Cloud’s advanced tools and adopt a range of online channels to boost your presence and reach more customers. Recently, it helped retailer Lin Qingxuan cope with the Coronavirus outbreak using a range of its cloud-based technologies.
  • Online Education Solution to learn anywhere — this cost-effective solution provides learning bodies with a range of low latency and high concurrency cloud-based solutions to keep students and teachers connected, resulting in uninterrupted learning. These multimedia solutions include online conferences, Video on Demand, Live Video Broadcasts and free video conferencing with Alibaba Dingtalk.
  • DevOps Solution to develop anytime — by embracing a DevOps culture, you can develop cutting edge solutions using continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) methods to expedite innovation at your business. Alibaba Cloud’s solution helps organizations run their DevOps pipelines in the cloud.

In the latest whitepaper, Fighting Coronavirus Disease 2019 with Alibaba Cloud, we showcase and explain the cloud technologies, programs, and initiatives that are supporting individuals and companies, helping us all fight against the threat of COVID-2019 together.

While continuing to wage war against the worldwide outbreak, Alibaba Cloud will play its part and will do all it can to help others in their battles with the coronavirus. Learn how we can support your business continuity at https://www.alibabacloud.com/campaign/supports-your-business-anytime

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