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Subscribe on GCP Marketplace

This guide provides a step-by-step walkthrough of the subscription process and outlines the pricing terms of Zilliz Cloud on GCP Marketplace.

Before you start

  • Ensure you have a GCP account.

  • Ensure you have set a billing account for the GCP project used for subscription.

  • If your GCP Marketplace account is part of an organization, you must be authorized to make purchases by the billing administrator.

Subscribe on GCP Marketplace

Visit GCP Marketplace and start subscribing to Zilliz Cloud as follows:

  1. Search for Zilliz Cloud in the search box, or click here to view Zilliz Cloud on GCP.

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  2. Click Zilliz Cloud.

    Familiarize yourself with the services and pricing.

  3. Select the project for subscription and click Subscribe.

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  4. On the New Zilliz Cloud subscription page, complete the following steps:

    1. Select your billing account from the dropdown in the Purchase details section.

    2. Review and accept the Terms.

    3. Click Subscribe.

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  5. In the pop-up window, click SIGN UP WITH ZILLIZ.

    📘Notes

    If you are unable to complete the signup process, you can retry by navigating to Your Orders page in the GCP Marketplace.

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  6. In the new tab, follow the steps below to complete subscription.

    1. If you already have a Zilliz Cloud account, simply log in. If not, choose a sign-up option and follow the process.

    2. Link your subscription to an existing Zilliz Cloud organization.

    3. Complete authorization.

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  7. Go to Billing to ensure your GCP Marketplace subscription is set as your payment method.

Update GCP Marketplace subscription

After successfully subscribing from GCP Marketplace, you can always update your subscription at any time that you see fit. More specifically, you can either change the GCP Marketplace account used for the subscription to another one or switch your payment method from a GCP Marketplace subscription to a credit card.

Change GCP Marketplace subscription account

  1. Sign in to GCP Marketplace with the original GCP account you used for the subscription.

  2. Cancel your Zilliz Cloud subscription. Refer to Cancel your plan for more details.

    📘Notes

    It takes a few minutes for GCP Marketplace to complete the cancellation process.

  3. Sign out of your original GCP account.

  4. Sign in to GCP Marketplace with the new GCP account you want to use for the subscription.

  5. Follow steps 1 to 4 in the Subscribe on GCP Marketplace section to complete your subscription to Zilliz Cloud with the new account.

Switch to payment credit card

  1. Sign in to GCP Marketplace with the original GCP account you used for the subscription.

  2. Cancel your Zilliz Cloud subscription. Refer to Cancel your plan for more details.

    📘Notes

    It takes a few minutes for GCP Marketplace to complete the cancellation process.

  3. Follow the steps in Subscribe by adding a credit card to add a payment credit card.

  4. Check out your current payment method in your billing overview.

Cancel GCP Marketplace subscription

To cancel your GCP Marketplace subscription, you need to open the GCP Marketplace console and follow the instructions here.

GCP Marketplace pricing terms

  • Zilliz Cloud Standard Plan

    CountCost
    1 GCP performance-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.137 / count
    1 GCP capacity-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.137 / count
    1 GCP cost-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.091 / count
    1 GB for storage on GCP per month as one count$0.02 / count
    1 GB for backup service on GCP as one count$0.02 / count
    1 AWS performance-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.159 / count
    1 AWS capacity-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.159 / count
    1 AWS cost-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.107 / count
    1 GB for storage on AWS per month as one count$0.025 / count
    1 GB for backup service on AWS as one count$0.025 / count
  • Zilliz Cloud Enterprise Plan

    CountCost
    1 GCP performance-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.215 / count
    1 GCP capacity-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.215 / count
    1 GCP cost-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.137 / count
    1 GB for storage on GCP per month as one count$0.02 / count
    1 GB for backup service on GCP as one count$0.02 / count
    1 AWS performance-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.248 / count
    1 AWS capacity-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.248 / count
    1 AWS cost-optimized CU per hour as one count$0.159 / count
    1 GB for storage on AWS per month as one count$0.025 / count
    1 GB for backup service on AWS as one count$0.025 / count

Using the above table, if you have deployed a vector database in the Standard Plan on Zilliz Cloud with one performance-optimized CU on GCP, you will be charged 215 count per hour, that is $0.215/hour.

To subscribe to Zilliz Cloud, please visit us on GCP Marketplace.