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Mysten Labs Partners with Alibaba Cloud to Bolster Sui Blockchain Ecosystem

Mysten Labs collaborates with Alibaba Cloud to enhance the Sui blockchain ecosystem, introducing AI-assisted development tools, educational programs, and global infrastructural support.


  • Jan 24, 2024 13:08
Mysten Labs Partners with Alibaba Cloud to Bolster Sui Blockchain Ecosystem

Mysten Labs, a key developer behind the Sui blockchain, has announced an expanded partnership with Alibaba Cloud. This collaboration aims to bolster the Sui blockchain ecosystem through a series of innovative services, notably leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) technology.

Key aspects of this partnership include the development of an AI-enabled environment tailored for Sui's Move language developers. Mysten Labs and ChainIDE are jointly creating an AI-assisted tool that simplifies Move code development. This tool, powered by natural language processing, will enable developers to generate Move code from simple prompts. Leveraging Alibaba Cloud’s infrastructure and technical support, this initiative promises to accelerate the pace for seasoned developers and offer a supportive environment for newcomers to the blockchain development space.

Additionally, the partnership extends to educational and community-focused endeavors. There are plans to roll out educational programs across universities, emphasizing blockchain and AI technology. Community events are also on the agenda, aiming to foster a more robust and engaged developer network around the Sui blockchain.

In a move to make Sui’s resources more accessible globally, Mysten Labs and Alibaba Cloud will translate Move documentation into Mandarin Chinese and Korean, thereby broadening the reach of the Sui ecosystem in key Asian markets. This initiative reflects a strategic approach to cultivate a diverse and global community of developers.

The collaboration also includes infrastructural support for the Sui blockchain. Alibaba Cloud will provide full node services on Sui, contributing to the network's scalability and reliability. Furthermore, in partnership with Mysten Labs’ strategic partner ShinamiCorp, Alibaba Cloud will offer Gas Station benefits to Sui builders, which simplifies sponsoring user transactions on the blockchain.

A key component of this partnership is the support for project incubators. Mysten Labs and Alibaba Cloud will provide cloud infrastructure and organize demo day events in strategic locations like Hong Kong, Singapore, and Dubai. This initiative aims to nurture promising projects that contribute to the growth of the Sui network ecosystem.

This collaboration between Mysten Labs and Alibaba Cloud represents a significant step forward in the blockchain space. It combines the technical prowess and innovative approach of Mysten Labs with the cloud and AI capabilities of Alibaba Cloud. The focus on AI-assisted development tools, educational outreach, and infrastructural support is poised to drive significant advancements in the Sui blockchain ecosystem, making it more accessible, robust, and innovative.

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