This topic introduces the price adjustments to ApsaraDB RDS.

Overview

Note The prices that are provided in this topic are for reference only. If you require further details about the actual prices, go to the ApsaraDB RDS console.
Effective date Item Description
September 20, 2020 Snapshot backups of ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL instances that use standard or enhanced SSDs
  • A free quota for backup storage is provided. The free quota is equal to 200% of the purchased storage capacity.
  • The storage prices of these snapshot backups are reduced by about 75% compared with the storage prices of the backups on local SSDs.

For more information, see Prices of ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL Snapshot Backups.

April 1, 2020 Snapshot backups of ApsaraDB RDS for MySQL instances that use standard or enhanced SSDs
  • The retention period of these snapshot backups is extended to more than seven days. Before April 1, 2020, these snapshot backups can be retained only for up to seven days.
  • A free quota for backup storage is provided. The free quota is equal to 200% of the purchased storage capacity.
  • The storage prices of these snapshot backups are reduced by about 75% compared with the storage prices of the backups on local SSDs.

For more information, see Prices of ApsaraDB RDS for MySQL Snapshot Backups.

March 13, 2020 Read-only ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server 2017 instances If the pay-as-you-go billing method and the dedicated instance family are selected, the prices of these RDS instances are reduced by 30%.
January 15, 2020 RDS MySQL Dedicated proxy For more information about the prices of the dedicated proxy feature, see Prices of ApsaraDB for RDS Dedicated Proxies.
October 21, 2019 ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL instances that use standard or enhanced SSDs The prices of these RDS instances are reduced by 40% on average and up to 67% in all Alibaba Cloud regions. For more information,see Prices of ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL Instances with Standard or Enhanced SSDs on the International Site.
October 15, 2019 ApsaraDB RDS for MySQL instances that use standard or enhanced SSDs The prices of these RDS instances are reduced by 30% on average and up to 67% in all Alibaba Cloud regions. For more information,see Prices of ApsaraDB RDS for MySQL Instances with Standard or Enhanced SSDs on the International Site.