Alibaba Cloud Service Mesh (ASM) provides two editions of instances: Standard Edition and Professional Edition. This topic describes the billing information about the two editions.

  • Standard Edition is free of charge. You are not charged when you create or use ASM instances of this edition. However, you must pay for other associated Alibaba Cloud services when you use ASM. For more information, see the billing methods of the associated services.
  • Professional Edition is in public preview. During the public preview period, you are not charged when you create or use ASM instances of this edition. However, you must pay for other associated Alibaba Cloud services when you use ASM. For more information, see the billing methods of the associated services.