To provide better services, Alibaba Cloud officially launches the following commercial editions of Alibaba Cloud Service Mesh (ASM) instances on April 1, 2022: Enterprise Edition and Ultimate Edition. The commercial editions provide various features, strong support for large-scale clusters, and comprehensive technical support. For more information about the billable items and pricing of the commercial editions, see Billing.

After the commercial editions are launched, you can still use the ASM instances of free editions that you created earlier, including ASM instances of Standard Edition and Professional Edition.

Update an ASM instance from a free edition to a commercial edition

We recommend that you do not use a free edition in production environments. We recommend that you update your ASM instance from a free edition to a commercial edition. For more information, see Update the instance type of an ASM instance.