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  • "I don't know the exact cost. It is cheaper than AWS."
  • "I'm not sure about the exact pricing, but let's just say if it cost a dollar for Amazon AWS, it was closer to 70 to 80 cents for Alibaba Cloud."
  • "We cut our costs significantly by migrating our infrastructure to the cloud. Alibaba Cloud employs a pay-as-you-go model, so that minimizes many costs for us."
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    Top Answer:Flexibility and costs were probably the most important thing for us. The cost was one of the big factors for choosing Alibaba Cloud relative to other cloud solutions, especially in Asia
    Top Answer:I'm not sure about the exact pricing, but let's just say if it cost a dollar for Amazon AWS, it was closer to 70 to 80 cents for Alibaba Cloud.
    Top Answer:The majority of the tools and processes, in general, have a lot of room for improvement. I think, in general, things are there, but they're not good enough. Customer support could also be better.
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    Also Known As
    CenturyLink-Savvis Symphony, Symphony, CenturyLink Symphony
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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.

    Symphony is an event management toolkit that event planners, conference organisers and corporate marketing teams use to manage and promote their events. The software can be used to create online registration forms, take payment, produce powerful reports and send confirmation and invitation emails to delegates. Symphony runs in the cloud, which means no installation or setup fees.
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    Sample Customers
    Schneider Electric, BorderX Lab, Royal Philips, Catchpoint, Conversant, Blogmint
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    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider29%
    Computer Software Company19%
    Retailer7%
    Educational Organization7%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    Healthcare Company10%
    Government8%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business14%
    Midsize Enterprise22%
    Large Enterprise63%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business27%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise59%
    Buyer's Guide
    Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS)
    July 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, Amazon, Linode and others in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS). Updated: July 2022.
    622,645 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    Alibaba Cloud is ranked 11th in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS) with 4 reviews while Lumen Symphony is ranked 23rd in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS). Alibaba Cloud is rated 6.8, while Lumen Symphony is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Alibaba Cloud writes "A flexible and affordable cloud solution, but customer support could be better". On the other hand, Alibaba Cloud is most compared with Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, Amazon AWS, Google Firebase and Oracle Cloud, whereas Lumen Symphony is most compared with SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Firebase.

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