You can release a pay-as-you-go instance based on your business requirements. After an instance is released, its data cannot be recovered.


The billing method of the instance is pay-as-you-go.

Note You cannot manually release a subscription instance. If you do not renew a subscription instance after it expires, the instance will be automatically released seven days later.


  1. Log on to the DTS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Data Migration, Data Synchronization, or Change Tracking.
  3. At the top of the page, select the region where your instance resides.Select a region
  4. Select the target instance and release it.Release an instance
  5. In the Release Instance message that appears, click OK.