Ali Zhang Yong: if the platforms are open to each other, the result will be win-win


On the evening of August 3, at the Q1 financial report analyst meeting of Alibaba in fiscal year 2022, Zhang Yong, chairman and CEO of Alibaba group, said that interconnection is the original intention of the Internet, openness is the foundation of digital ecology, and the social value generated by the large cycle between platforms must be much greater than the small cycle within a single platform. If the platforms can be interconnected, it will certainly bring new reform dividends.
Zhang Yong said that if the platforms are interconnected and open, the result will be win-win. For small and medium-sized enterprises, removing the external chain shielding can reduce the flow cost, reduce the operation cost and bring better operation convenience; For consumers, it helps to improve the convenience of life. Judging from the voices Ali learned, these are their concerns.
When asked about the progress and measures of platform opening, Zhang Yong said: “we note that the Ministry of industry and information technology recently launched a special rectification action for the Internet industry, in which the key rectification problems include malicious shielding of website links and interference with the operation of other enterprise products or services. We feel very necessary. We will face the future together with other platforms in accordance with the requirements of the government. “