DataWorks is available in four advanced editions: Standard Edition, Professional Edition, Enterprise Edition, and Ultimate Edition. You can choose the edition that is most suitable for your business needs.

Note
  • You must activate the DataWorks subscription method to use the value-added services provided by DataWorks.
  • The deployment modules for the advanced editions differ between regions. For more information, see Function comparison between different DataWorks editions.
  • Only one DataWorks advanced edition can be purchased in the same region at one time. You can purchase another edition in this region only after the current edition expires and is released.
Edition Description
Basic Edition After activating DataWorks in pay-as-you-go mode, you receive the DataWorks Basic Edition for free. With this edition, you can perform basic data migration to the cloud, data development and scheduling, and simple data governance.
Standard Edition In addition to the functions provided by the Basic Edition, the Standard Edition provides more professional data governance functions, along with the enhanced intelligent editor and Data Integration functions.
Professional Edition In addition to the functions provided by the Standard Edition, the Professional Edition provides more professional data security functions and enhanced data governance and data service functions. You can directly use these functions rather than developing code to implement data governance and data security.
Enterprise Edition In addition to the functions provided by the Professional Edition, the Enterprise Edition provides a data asset management module, which allows you to install extension components and open advanced APIs, to provide secondary development functions on the cloud.
Ultimate Edition DataWorks Ultimate Edition provides a full set of API operations, including all the functions of the Enterprise Edition, and supports custom product consoles, custom logos, custom skins, and metadata backflow services, allowing you to quickly create your own data mid-end.

Prices for the different editions

Edition Price
Basic Edition 0.00 USD/month
Standard Edition 387 USD/month
Professional Edition 774 USD/month
Enterprise Edition 3,096 USD/month
Ultimate Edition 309,552 USD/year (feel free to contact us)

Functions of different editions

You can select the edition that best suits your needs by comparing their functions. For more information, see Function comparison between different DataWorks editions.

Upgrade and renewal

  • Upgrade

    A lower-level advanced edition can be upgraded to a higher-level edition. You need to pay only the price difference for the remaining portion of the billing cycle.

  • Renewal

    You can renew an advanced edition within 360 hours or after it expires. If you do not renew your advanced edition within 360 hours after it expires, the advanced functions are disabled. For the specific function deactivation rules for each edition, see Function downgrades of DataWorks advanced editions upon expiration.

Service suspension and downgrade

Alibaba Cloud sends expiration warnings to the mobile number and email address that were bound to your primary Alibaba Cloud account and sends you messages 8 days, 12 days, and 14 days before your purchased advanced edition (Standard, Professional, Enterprise, or Ultimate Edition) expires.

If you do not renew your edition within 15 days after it expires, the advanced functions of the edition are disabled 15 days after the expiration, and the edition is downgraded to the Basic Edition. For the specific function deactivation rules for each edition, see Function downgrades of DataWorks advanced editions upon expiration.

If you still need to use the advanced edition after downgrade, log on to the sales page of DataWorks advanced editions (subscription) to purchase it again.