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"I don't know the exact cost. It is cheaper than AWS."

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Top Answer: The cost of hosting the solution is very reasonable. It's quite inexpensive.
Top Answer: The price of the solution is quite good and is one of the main reasons we still use it.
Top Answer: We use Azure and Huawei as well, and, from an ease of use perspective, those two are much better. Alibaba should work to make the solution simpler like them. The interface could be more user-friendly… more »
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Overview

Alibaba Cloud offers a comprehensive suite of cloud computing services to support growing enterprises worldwide, including data storage, relational databases, big-data processing, and content delivery networks.

Servers
Packet offers the promise of the cloud, but delivered on bare metal. Improve performance and minimize cost with single tenant, dedicated servers by the hour across our global network.

Storage
Local media (SSD's and NVMe Flash) are the "bread and butter" of our storage, with multi-tenant block available in core datacenters. For object, we rely on zero-rated bandwidth to partners like Wasabi and Backblaze.

Network
We provide "carrier grade" networking features like Layer 3, BGP, Anycast, and BYO IP space at a price you can afford. Our default egress bandwidth rate is just $.05/GB, and we offer bulk discounts

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Schneider Electric, BorderX Lab, Royal Philips, Catchpoint, Conversant, BlogmintCyberAgent, Inc, Tokyo Gas i Net , Mitsubishi UFJ NICOS, Carsales, Sumishin SBI Net Bank Ltd.
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Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider26%
K 12 Educational Company Or School13%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
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Alibaba Cloud is ranked 13th in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS) with 2 reviews while Packet is ranked 47th in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS). Alibaba Cloud is rated 6.6, while Packet is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Alibaba Cloud writes "Feature-rich and scalable but needs better stability and support for services". On the other hand, Alibaba Cloud is most compared with Microsoft Azure, Google Firebase, DigitalOcean, Amazon AWS and SAP S4HANA on AWS, whereas Packet is most compared with .

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