Optimizing Servers for Services by Separating Roles

Alibaba Cloud provides a variety of O&M tools and techniques that make it easy for IT service providers to provision large amounts of resources while minimizing costs.

My Thoughts on Distributed Computing Frameworks

This article provides a fully verified solution (with code) to run LR and GBDT on a LibSVM-formatted dataset efficiently using TensorFlow.

Alibaba Cloud Announces 3rd Generation of X-Dragon Architecture

Alibaba Cloud has launched the 3rd generation of X-Dragon Architecture, which will increase the performance of servers around the world by five times in key metrics.

Accelerate Your Growth with Alibaba Cloud Starter Package

In this article, we'll show you why the Starter Package plan is ideal for supporting SMEs, start-ups, and individual developers to scale their businesses affordably.

Alibaba Is Showing the World That a Good Swordsman Doesn't Need a Sword

At WAIC 2019, Alibaba introduced its powerful chip platform Wujian, won an award for its computing platform AliGraph, and detailed a recent whitepaper on Trends in AI.

10 Years of Cloud Intelligence: Record-Breaking Elastic Computing Performance

Alibaba Cloud's compute services help you run your cloud applications with record-breaking performance, powering the world largest online shopping festival – Double 11.

Getting Started with Ethereum Smart Contract Development

In this tutorial, you will get you will get a taste with developing with Ethereum Smart Contract.

From Distributed Consensus Algorithms to the Blockchain Consensus Mechanism

This article looks into the theoretical problems and challenges of distributed consensus and corresponding consensus algorithms.

Embarking on a Gradual Migration to the Cloud

This article discusses how and why hybrid cloud can be a great option for organizations starting their cloud migration journey.

GCC vs. Clang/LLVM: An In-Depth Comparison of C/C++ Compilers

This article introduces GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) and Clang/Low Level Virtual Machine (LLVM), and compares the performance of both C/C++ compilers.

Cloud Computing – The Key to Agile IT

In this article, we will discuss how your organization can reduce OPEX by adopting a cloud-based infrastructure.

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.