Alibaba Cloud: Object Storage Service (OSS)

With availability of IPv6, high internet bandwidth, smart devices and the booming iOT eco-system there is need for storing huge amounts of data in different forms like Video, Audio and text on cloud. Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS) is solution for such a requirement. All the features that you would expect from such a…

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Alibaba Cloud-based e-commerce solution

Introduction The current state of e-commerce is highly dynamic and it has never been the same; riding on the great strides that technology has taken and provided impetus to innovations in the domain such as online payments and social networking thus spurring online consumer retail behaviour. The entrepreneurs see this as a great opportunity and…

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How to Serve Static Assets Using ExpressJS

Learn how to use ExpressJS’ built-in middleware function for serving static assets in this tutorial by Eddy Wilson Iriarte Koroliova, a senior full-stack developer and JavaScript specialist with the MERN stack. What is MERN? The MERN stack is a solution composed of four main components: MongoDB: A database that uses a document-oriented data model ExpressJS: A web application framework…

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Alibaba Cloud: MaxCompute at a glance

Introduction In one of our crowd source based iOT app that is targeting potentially more than 100,000 devices to begin with, we ended up using Alibaba MaxCompute. As per our analysis it was cost effectively and efficiently seemed capable of computations on these massive datasets. The app in question was a hybrid mobile application and…

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Alibaba, a brand to reckon with

Alibaba is a well-known name in the business world. It is a Chinese company founded by Jack Ma and Peng Lei in 1999 in the city of Hangzhou in Zhejiang, China. Alibaba is a US $500+ Billion company with interests in the fields of e-commerce, money transfers, internet and technology. They made a splash when…

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