This topic describes how to view spending details of each billing item for DataWorks activated in pay-as-you-go mode.

DataWorks activated in pay-as-you-go mode provides eight billing items to charge you for different functional modules that you used.

View spending details before bills are generated

If the amount spent on pay-as-you-go products that you have purchased on alibabacloud.com is less than USD 1,000 within a calendar month, bills are not generated until 12:00 on the first day of the next month. Before bills are generated, you can view spending details on the Instance Spending Details page in Billing Management.

  1. Click Console in the upper-right corner to log on to the Alibaba Cloud console.
    Console
  2. In the top navigation bar, choose Billing Management.
    Billing Management
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Instance Spending Details.
    Instance Spending Details
  4. Set parameters such as Product Name and Billing Method, and view spending details of billing items.
Note
  • When clicking Detail in the Action column of a spending record, you can only view the usage and spending details of the specific billing item on each date. To view the usage and spending details of a billing item, click Detail in the Action column of the corresponding spending record.
    Detail
    Instance Spending Detail
  • DataWorks will be commercially available on September 20, 2019 (UTC+8). Before this date, it is in free trial, and you can activate and use DataWorks in pay-as-you-go mode free of charge. You can view the daily usage and original cost of each billing item to estimate the actual payment after the trial period ends.

View spending details after bills are generated

If the amount spent on pay-as-you-go products that you have purchased on alibabacloud.com reaches USD 1,000 within a calendar month, bills are generated on the next day. If the amount spent on pay-as-you-go products that you have purchased on alibabacloud.com is less than USD 1,000 within a calendar month, bills are generated before 12:00 on the first day of the next month. To view spending details after bills are generated, follow these steps:

  1. Click Console in the upper-right corner to log on to the Alibaba Cloud console.
  2. In the top navigation bar, choose Billing Management > Billing Management.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Spending Summary > Spending Summary. On the Bills page that appears, click the Details tab.
  4. Select Billing Item in Statistic Item and search for DataWorks (Pay-As-You-Go) in the Product Detail column.
    Then, you can view the usage and spending details of each billing item by month or day.
    Spending Summary