Broadcasted on Jan. 7, 2020

3:00 PM - 3:40 PM UTC+08

Speaker(s)


  • Justin Song

    Lead Architect of Alibaba Cloud X-Dragon Architecture

    As the lead architect of Alibaba Cloud X-Dragon Architecture team, Justin Song is responsible for defining and driving software and hardware co-design and co-optimization for Alibaba Elastic Compute Services, Cloud Native Compute, as well as Alibaba Group E-commerce Super Applications. Justin also leads several pathfinding efforts for elastic baremetal servers, server AIOps, Composable Disaggregated Infrastructure (CDI) and Software Defined Infrastructure (SDI).

Overview

What makes the newest 6th gen ECS cloud server so powerful? One of the most significant reasons is the virtualization technology — Alibaba Cloud self-developed X-Dragon virtualization technology which is based on software and hardware co-design. And it brings lower virtualization costs and less resource competition for this new generation cloud server.

Main Agenda:
Background of virtualization
Challenges of traditional technology
How X-Dragon takes those challenges
The supreme performance of X-Dragon
Benefits by using 6th gen ECS cloud server