Airbus team up to Alibaba Cloud to develop a Skywise Data Centre in China

Skywise is Airbus’ open data integration platform driving digital collaboration across the aerospace value chain.

Airbus and Alibaba Cloud's cooperation to develop a Skywise Data Centre in China was announced by (l-r) Francois Mery, COO of Airbust China Commercial Aircraft and Jerry Hu, Vice President of Alibaba Group, head of CIO College.
Airbus and Alibaba Cloud's cooperation to develop a Skywise Data Centre in China was announced by (l-r) Francois Mery, COO of Airbust China Commercial Aircraft and Jerry Hu, Vice President of Alibaba Group, head of CIO College.
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HANGZHOU, China - Airbus has signed a cooperation agreement with Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, to cooperate on developing a Skywise Data Centre in China.

Skywise is Airbus’ open data integration platform driving digital collaboration across the aerospace value chain. Skywise helps airlines to better optimize their internal operations and to support safety.

By partnering with Alibaba Cloud, and utilizing the local data center, Skywise will provide tailored services for Chinese domestic airlines, as well as features and tools for data compliance required for Chinese airlines to join the platform.

To date, more than 90 airlines have been connected to the Skywise platform for a variety of data analytics applications, with nearly 7,000 aircraft connected to the platform.

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