You can change the billing method of your Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ instance from pay-as-you-go to subscription by upgrading your instance from the Standard Edition to the Enterprise Platinum Edition. This way, you can enjoy the dedicated instance services provided by the Enterprise Platinum Edition.

Background information

Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ provides Standard Edition and Enterprise Platinum Edition instances. These two types of instances use different billing methods.

  • Standard Edition instances use the pay-as-you-go billing method. For more information about billing items, see Pay-as-you-go billing items.
  • Enterprise Platinum Edition instances use the subscription billing method. For more information about billing items, see Subscription billing items.

Considerations

If you change the billing method of an instance, the running of the instance will not be affected.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ console. In the top navigation bar, select a region, such as China (Hangzhou).
    All instances in the selected region appear on the Instances page.
  2. In the upper-right corner, choose Upgrade to Enterprise Platinum Edition > Buy Platinum Edition.
  3. On the Message Queue for Apache RocketMQ Enterprise Platinum Edition page, set parameters and click Buy Now. Then, complete the payment as prompted.
  4. On the Instance Details page, choose Upgrade to Enterprise Platinum Edition > Upgrade to Platinum Edition.
  5. In the Upgrade to Platinum Edition dialog box, select the instance that you want to upgrade and click OK.