Saudi Arabia becomes regional hub for Alibaba
The Saudi Cloud Computing Company (SCCC) has announced the launch of its services in Saudi Arabia in the culmination of choosing Riyadh as a regional hub for Alibaba Cloud operations. The announcement was made at a ceremony held in Riyadh on Sunday in the presence of a number of officials of the government and private sectors.
With data stored within Saudi Arabia, the two data centers will offer customers in the Kingdom a local option to utilize cloud capabilities with high availability, elasticity, security and sustainability.
The new data centers provide a wide range of proven and secure public cloud computing solutions ranging from elastic compute, storage, network to databases to cater for the surging business demand from industries such as retail, fintech, internet and so on along the path of their digitalization journey in the region.