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Up to 12 Months Usage for 16 products. What will you build?

Elastic Compute Service (ECS)

Please choose from one of the following:
Burstable Type t5
1 Core CPU  1 GB Memory
12 Months Free Trial
Cost-effective package for developers
Burstable Type t6/t5
2 Core CPU  2 GB Memory
3 Months Free Trial
For business scenarios with consistent performance requirements.

Burstable Type t5

  • 1 Core 1 GB
  • 40 GB ultra cloud/SSD disk
  • 1Mbps internet bandwidth
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ApsaraDB for RDS

An on-demand database hosting service for MySQL, PostgreSQL.

1 month
One MySQL or PostgreSQL instance

ApsaraDB for RDS

1 Core CPU 1 GB RAM, MySQL 5.7/8.0 Basic instance, Standard SSD

or 1 Core CPU 1 GB RAM, MySQL 5.6/5.7/8.0 High-availability instance, Local SSD

or 1 Core CPU 2 GB RAM, PostgreSQL 10/11/12 Basic instance, Standard SSD

20 GB SSD storage

ApsaraDB for MongoDB

Supports the ReplicaSet and Sharding architectures and widely used for Internet, IOT, gaming, Finance, and other scenarios.

1 month
One replica set instance with 3 nodes

ApsaraDB for MongoDB

MongoDB 3.4/4.0/4.2

1 Core CPU 2GB RAM

20 GB storage

3 nodes

Object Storage Service

An encrypted and secure cloud storage for all your data storage needs.

100 GB
Standard storage

Object Storage Service

Receive a USD $5 OSS credit which can be redeemed for the following:

100 GB Standard storage

50,000 put/post/delete

50,000 get/head

Server Load Balancer

Handle sudden traffic spikes, minimize response time and maintain 99.99% availability of your web application.

750 hrs
1 SLB instance rental
50+ GB
downstream traffic

Server Load Balancer

Receive a USD $15 SLB credit which can be redeemed for the following:

1 public SLB instance * 750+ hrs

50 - 150 GB downstream traffic *

* The actual traffic volume varies depending on the actual data center used.

Developer After-sales Support Plan

Supports unlimited amount of technical tickets.

1 month
Developer after-sales support plan

Developer After-sales Support Plan

Unlimited ticket of technical support

Supported by senior technical staff

Ticket response maintained within 8 hours

Content Moderation

Image and video moderation service that accurately detects inappropriate content.

31 days
Free of use
3,000
Images to scan everyday

Content Moderation

Scan 3,000 images each day for free within the first 31 days

Enterprise Email - Standard

Supports public cloud services and provides fast, secure, and stable email services.

1 month
Use of standard edition
50
Accounts supported

Enterprise Email - Standard

Use the standard edition service for 1 month

50 accounts supported

Image Search

An intelligent image search service with product search and generic search features to help users resolve image search requests.

1 month
Use the service
100 K
Pictures

Image Search

Use the service for 1 month

100 thousand images

1 query/sec

Choose the search type either product search or general search

Trials

Limited time free trial offers without registration time limitation.

Cloud Enterprise Network

Create enterprise-class global network

7 days
Free to use

Cloud Enterprise Network

The first two bandwidth packages purchased by a first-time user. The bandwidth must not be higher than 10 Mbit/s.

Security Center

Round the clock security and protection.

7 days
Free to use

Security Center

The Enterprise edition of Security Center

GameShield

A customizable network security solution.

7 days
Free to use

GameShield

Custom TCP Attack Protection

Mobile Client Environment Threat Detection

Malicious Client Automatic Detection and Quarantining

Cloud Firewall

The first defense of network security

7 days
Free to Use

Cloud Firewall

Cloud Firewall can be used for free for 7 days. After the trial is over, you must purchase the Cloud Firewall to use the cloud firewall function.

Application Real-Time Monitoring Service

Build business monitoring capabilities.

15 days
Free trial version

Application Real-Time Monitoring Service

Daily application monitoring 10 Agent*Day, front-end monitoring 20000 PV, custom monitoring 2 parallel task trial quota.

Database Gateway

A private database connection service with high security and reliability.

Free to Use
till April 1, 2021

Database Gateway

Free to use till April 1, 2021

No public IP or ports required

No extra ECS or VPC required

Rich cloud service options to enhance business

Global Traffic Manager

Global acceleration, scheduling, and disaster recovery across IP addresses.

1 month
Free to use till 2021.04.01

Global Traffic Manager

1 Global Traffic Manager instance

Blockchain as a Service

Secure and stable blockchain platform.

14 days
Quorum

Blockchain as a Service

In the free trial period, qualified users can activate the product free of charge. The free trial period is 14 consecutive calendar days. After the free trial period expires, Alibaba cloud will release the resources.

Always Free Products

Expand your cloud’s capabilities with unlimited access to 20+ free products from Alibaba Cloud and our marketplace service providers.

Operation Orchestration Service

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Free to Use

Resource Orchestration Service

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Free to Use

Web App Service

Learn product details
Free to Use

Container Service for Kubernetes

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Free to Use

Function Compute

Learn product details
Free quota/Month

ADAM

Learn product details
Free to Use

DataWorks - Basic Edition

Learn product details
Free to Use

Security Center - Basic Edition

Learn more
Free to Use

KMS - Cloud Service Managed Keys

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Free quota /Month

About Alibaba Cloud

As the cloud computing arm and a business unit of Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA), Alibaba Cloud provides a comprehensive suite of global cloud computing services to help power and grow your business.
No. 1 Largest
Public cloud service provider in Asia
No. 3 Largest
Public cloud service provider worldwide
1
Account managing data centers globally
2800+
CDN nodes worldwide
2.3 million
Customers worldwide

Terms & Conditions

• Only accounts created within one year are eligible for Alibaba Cloud Free Trial.
• Free trial products need to meet the "first use of the product" condition, namely, there is no historical order under the product you choose to try.
• With this free trial offer, a user can try each product for free once. If you have multiple accounts, only one account is eligible to participate.
• During the free trial period, you must add a payment method to continue using the service for free. These payment methods include the credit card, debit card, and PayTM.
• Users who pass our Company Real Name Registration verification process are eligible for Enterprise Free Trial. Those who have already joined our Individual Free Trial are not eligible for the Enterprise Free Trial.
• The products offered in the Free Trial program are subject to Alibaba Cloud online terms.
• If we find that you are not qualified to participate in the free trial activity, the instances that you create during the free trial period are stopped. These instances will be released after 15 days. We will send you a notice 72 hours before these instances are stopped.

FAQs

Will I be charged if exceed the usage of free trial?
Yes, you will simply pay standard service rates for the extra usage if you exceed the dollar value or allotted time during the free trial period.
Will the free trial instance stop automatically after the free trial expires?
Yes. For pre-paid products, when your free trial expires, the pre-paid instances will stop automatically and immediately. If you want to continue using them, please renew or upgrade before they expire.
How can I continue using an instance used during free trial?
You can renew or upgrade the instance when the free trial expires, using the same purchase process as for any other instances.
Is the outbound traffic generated by the Free Trial ECS instance free?
We provide a certain amount of free outbound traffic for free trial ECS instances. Depending on the instance model you choose, you can enjoy a fixed bandwidth of 1Mbps or 5Mbps peak. For details, please refer to the "Free Trial Offers" section on the Free Trial page.
Can I change the traffic bandwidth limit of the Free Trial ECS?
Yes, you can upgrade the bandwidth of your Free Trial instance, but you will be charged for the price difference. If you want to select pay-as-you-go billing, you will be charged according to the actual usage data from the time of the change, and the free fixed-bandwidth traffic that was originally given will immediately expire. We recommend you to not make any changes unless you are completely sure. For more details on changing the bandwidth of your instance, please refer to this document.
Why is it that after clicking on the free trial of OSS, SLB and Table Store, their buy pages still display price information?
For Pay-As-You-Go products like OSS, SLB and Table Store, you will receive dedicated product credits, which will be deducted automatically when you use the resources. Please note that if your usage exceeds the free trial offer, you will be charged at the standard rate. You may however, choose to stop using the resources if you don’t want to get billed.
How long is the valid period of the product credit for free trial?
The credits for trialing the Pay-As-You-Go products will be valid for a period of 60 days.
Which regions are included in the free trial offer?
All regions except for Dubai are included in this free trial offer. In some cases, you may find that some regions may temporarily be out of resources. If this is the case, we recommend trying other regions instead.
Do free trial instances support upgrades?
Yes, your free trial instances can be upgraded just like any other instances.
I chose the account type as “individual” when registered, how can I upgrade to “enterprise” account?
Currently we don’t support account self-upgrade, you can file a work order to get assistance from our post-sales team.
Can customers of resellers join this campaign?
Sorry, this campaign is currently not open to reseller users.
Free Trial Offers
Users who meet the above criteria are eligible to receive the following free trial offers:

Elastic Compute Services (ECS)
For Individual Free Trial, you can use the following instances' service:
 • ecs.t6-c1m1.small or ecs.t5-c1m1.small for 12 months with 40 GB ultra cloud disk or SSD disk and 1Mbps internet bandwidth.
 • ecs.t6-c1m1.large or ecs.t5-c1m1.large for 3 months with 40 GB ultra cloud disk or SSD disk and 1Mbps internet bandwidth.
For Enterprise Free Trial, you can use one of the following instances’ services:
• ecs.t6-c1m1.large or ecs.t5-c1m1.large for 12 months with 40 GB ultra cloud disk or SSD disk and 1Mbps internet bandwidth.
• ecs.c5.large for 3 months with 40 GB ultra cloud disk or SSD disk and 5Mbps internet bandwidth.

Server Load Balancer (SLB)
For Individual Free Trial, you will receive a USD $15 SLB credit, which can be applied to reduce the SLB usage fee. The usage can be 750+ hours rental for one public network shared-performance SLB instance and 50-150 GB downstream traffic*.
For Enterprise Free Trial, you will be given a USD $55 SLB credit, which can be applied to reduce the SLB usage fee. The usage can be 750+ hours rental for one public network shared-performance SLB instance and 300-400 GB downstream traffic*.
* The actual traffic volume varies depending on the data center you select, and the upstream data transfer is always free.

Function Compute
Get the following services for free when you use the Function Compute, and there’s no expiry date:
• 1 million calls free each month
• 400,000 GB-seconds free each month
* The free calls and execution duration are automatically cleared at the beginning of each calendar month.
ApsaraDB for RDS
For Individual Free Trial, you can use one instance free for 1 calendar month:
• Choose one database types from MySQL 5.6/5.7/8.0 High-availability, MySQL 5.7/8.0 Basic, or PostgreSQL 10/11/12 Basic.
• The instance is with the following configurations:
- 1 Core CPU, 1 GB Memory (MySQL 5.6/5.7/8.0 High-availability & MySQL 5.7/8.0 Basic)
- 1 Core CPU, 2 GB Memory (PostgreSQL 10/11/12 Basic)
- 20 GB Storage
For Enterprise Free Trial, you can use one instance free for 2 calendar months:
• Choose one database types from MySQL 5.6/5.7/8.0 High-availability, Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2016 WEB Basic or PostgreSQL 10/11/12 High-availability.
• The instance is with the following configurations:
- 2 Core CPU, 4 GB Memory
- 20 GB Storage

ApsaraDB for Redis
For Individual Free Trial, you can use one 4GB Master-Replica instance free for 1 calendar month, with standard architecture and VPC network.
For Enterprise Free Trial, you can use one 8GB Master-Replica instance free for 2 calendar months, with standard architecture and VPC network.

ApsaraDB for MongoDB
For Individual Free Trial, you can use one instance with the following configurations free for 1 calendar month:
• 1 Core, 2 GB
• 20 GB storage
• ReplicaSet instance with 3 nodes
• Classic or VPC network
For Enterprise Free Trial, you can use one instance with the following configurations free for 2 calendar months:
• 2 Core, 4 GB
• 20 GB storage
• ReplicaSet instance with 3 nodes
• Classic or VPC network

Object Storage Service (OSS)
For Individual Free Trial, you will be given a USD $5 OSS credit, which can be applied towards any of the following:
• Standard Storage 100 GB
• 50,000 Put/Post/Delete in total
• 50,000 Get/Head in total
For Enterprise Free Trial, you will be given a USD $12 OSS credit, which can be applied towards any of the following:
• Standard Storage 500 GB
• 500,000 Put/Post/Delete in total
• 500,000 Get/Head in total

Table Store
You will get a USD $19 USD Table Store credit, which can be applied towards one of the following:
The usage can be 100GB storage on Capacity type of instance for 750 hrs, or 50GB storage on High-performance type of instance for 750 hrs, and 50+ GB downstream traffic (the upstream data transfer is always free).

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Use 500GB storage for 1 calendar month, Storage type: Capacity-type, Protocol type: NFS/SMB.

Content Moderation
For the 1st 31 days you activate Content Moderation, you get 3,000 images to scan for free each day.
API Gateway
For the 1st year you activate API Gateway, you get 1 million free calls each month.

Image Search
• Use the service for 1 month.
• Choose the search type either product search or general search.
• Search 100 thousand images
• 1 query/sec
• The free offer is limited for each region.

Enterprise Distributed Application Service (EDAS)
The standard edition of the EDAS service, which supports at most 20 instances, is free for 1 calendar month.

Developer After-sales Support Plan
The Developer After-sale Support Plan is free for 1 calendar month and includes the following services:
• Unlimited tickets for technical support
• Supported by senior technical staff
• Tickets response time within 8 hours

Certification: Operate & Manage ECS
• Unlimited viewing of our training video
• 2 chances to take the certification exam for free

Enterprise Email
• 1 month use of standard edition or advanced edition service
• 50 email accounts can be supported
• Each user can try both editions once


Disclaimer

• Alibaba Cloud reserves the right to disqualify users who engage in the following activities on our platform and/or with our services: credit card theft, fraud, bitcoin mining or similar conduct, illegal activities, or any other activity that conflicts with our terms of service. You will not be eligible for the free trial if you or your organization create(s) more than one account to receive the benefits under the free trial.
• Users who apply for the Enterprise Free Trial will be asked to submit certain company information, which will not be used for any other purpose except for the verification process.
• Alibaba reserves the right to adjust the products in this free trial campaign and end the campaign at any time.
Disclaimer
• Alibaba Cloud reserves the right to disqualify users who engage in the following activities on our platform and/or with our services: credit card theft, fraud, bitcoin mining or similar conduct, illegal activities, or any other activity that conflicts with our terms of service. You will not be eligible for the free trial if you or your organization create(s) more than one account to receive the benefits under the free trial.
• Users who apply for the Enterprise Free Trial will be asked to submit certain company information, which will not be used for any other purpose except for the verification process.
• Alibaba reserves the right to adjust the products in this free trial campaign and end the campaign at any time.

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