Alibaba Cloud, a subsidiary of the China-based e-commerce giant Alibaba, has announced an integration with the Avalanche blockchain to support the company’s Node-as-a-Service (NaaS) initiatives.
With this partnership, Alibaba Cloud also started a special promotion by offering the Avalanche developers credits to use on Alibaba Cloud services.
Avalanche’s partnership with Alibaba Cloud will allow users to develop tools to launch validator nodes on Avalanche’s public blockchain network in Asia.
Launched in 2009, Alibaba Cloud operates in 28 regions. Alibaba Cloud is the largest cloud service provider in Asia-Pacific (APAC), and ranks 3rd globally after Google Cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS).