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Free Trials

Zilliz Cloud offers three subscription plans: Starter, Standard, and Enterprise.

Starter plan

This plan is ideal for hobbyists or developers keen on experimenting with Zilliz Cloud.

  • Features

    A serverless cluster on GCP.

  • Cost

    Free. No credit card required.

  • Configuration

    Minimal setup required.

  • Free Trial

    Yes. You can create up to two collections, with each holding roughly 500,000 768-dimensional vectors.

  • Recommended user cases

    Opt for this if you're new to vector databases or aiming to quickly develop an AI application.

Standard plan

This plan is tailored for small to mid-sized teams with moderate workloads.

  • Features

    A dedicated cluster on both AWS and GCP. Ideal for processing large-scale data.

  • Cost

    Charged based on usage, with a starting bonus of $100 free credits for new users.

  • Free Trial

    Yes. A 30-day trial is provided. If you associate an AWS Marketplace account with Zilliz Cloud, you'll receive an additional $100 in free credits. Moreover, adding a payment method extends the validity of these credits to a year.

  • Recommended use cases

    Suitable for larger-scale Proof of Concept (PoC) projects. If the provided 4 CUs aren't adequate, reach out to us for a larger cluster or more credits.

Enterprise plan

This plan is crafted for large-scale organizations demanding dedicated clusters with enhanced features, robust security, and round-the-clock support.

  • Features

    Advanced functionalities with 24/7/365 support.

  • Availability

    On both AWS and GCP.

  • Cost

    Check our pricing page.

Free trial comparison

Cluster typeServerlessDedicated
CostFreeDeducted from free credits
Trial DurationPermanent30 days
Use CaseQuick startPoC
Max. collections2Self-provisioned
CUsShared4 CUs for self-provisioning

For detailed guidelines on cluster creation, refer to our Create Cluster section.