How to Use Alibaba Cloud Reserved Instances to Reduce Costs

Alibaba Cloud has just launched the Reserved Instances (RIs) purchasing option for ECS, providing customers with a cost-effective option with higher flexibility.

Back Up MySQL with Percona Xtrabackup

In this tutorial, you will learn how to install and configure Percona Xtrabackup to backup MariaDB on an Alibaba Cloud ECS instance.

RAID and How to Set It Up on Alibaba Cloud

In this tutorial, we'll look at RAID, a data storage technology used to protect against drive failure, and go through how you can set it up on Alibaba Cloud.

Creating Custom Environments for Batch Services

In this article, we will not explore how to create jobs rather we will take a look at how we can customize the underlying infrastructure as needed or required by our software packages.

How to Set up a CentOS Web Panel

In this tutorial, you will learn how to set up a CentOS web Panel on a CentOS server. Setting up this panel will allow for quick and easy management of your server.

Apache Performance Tuning on Linux

This blog article provides a detailed discussion about the Multi-Processing Modules (MPMs) of Apache and how you can tune these to improve your performance on Linux.

Why You Should Use Reverse Proxies on Alibaba Cloud

This blog article discusses why you should consider using reserve proxies, how they differ from load balancers, and an example of how they are used on Alibaba Cloud.

How to Install and Configure VNC on an Alibaba Cloud ECS Instance

This tutorial shows how to set up VNC on an Alibaba Cloud ECS instance installed with Ubuntu 16.04 and how to connect to it securely with SSH tunneling.

Checking Up on Costs: Saving More with Cloud Computing

In this article, we will discuss how moving some or all of your IT infrastructure to the cloud can help your organization save more.

Alibaba Cloud Server Load Balancer Ranks Top 5 in Global Market

Alibaba Cloud Server Load Balancer (SLB) has been ranked top 5 in Gartner's recent Global Network Load Balancing Market Share Report.

Kubernetes Resource Quotas

This article shows you how to define quotas on Kubernetes namespaces to allow for the sharing of computing resources.

Kubernetes CronJobs - Part 2: Parallelism

In this article, we take a closer look at Kubernetes CronJobs and some of its unique features.

Kubernetes CronJobs - Part 1: Basics

This tutorial introduces you to the basics of Kubernetes cron job as well as some of its unique features.

Pause, Resume and Scale Kubernetes Deployments

In this article, we will learn how to use Kubernetes Deployments, focusing specifically on pausing, resuming, and scaling Deployments.

Kubernetes Batch Jobs

This tutorial describes how to run 3 types of Kubernetes jobs and introduces the concept of parallelism in computing.

How to Launch a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Instance on ECS?

This tutorial shows you how to launch a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 instance using Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service.

How to Upgrade Red Hat to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8?

This tutorial shows you how to upgrade a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) instance on Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service to RHEL 8.

Understanding Memory Performance

This article briefly discusses the concepts of measuring memory performance of servers.

Building a High-Performance Container Solution with Super Computing Cluster and Singularity

Alibaba Cloud Super Computing Cluster integrates the open source Singularity container technology to deliver an efficient elastic high performance container solution.

Multi-Cloud for the Digital Silk Road?

In this blog, our guest writer Jamil Ahmed compares the performance of China's top 3 domestic cloud providers, namely Alibaba Cloud, Huawei Cloud, and Tencent Cloud.