After you purchase DataWorks Enterprise Edition or DataWorks Ultimate Edition, you can call DataWorks API operations to use DataWorks features. You are charged based on the number of API calls. This topic describes the billing details of DataWorks API operations.

Background information

DataWorks Enterprise Edition or DataWorks Ultimate Edition provides a variety of DataWorks API operations. For more information about how to use the API operations, see Overview.

You are charged for the API operations based on your DataWorks edition and the number of API calls that you make.
  • To use DataWorks API operations, you must purchase Enterprise Edition or Ultimate Edition.
  • DataWorks provides a free quota for you to call API operations in each calendar month in each region. This free quota is shared by your Alibaba Cloud account and the RAM users within your Alibaba Cloud account.
  • After the free quota is used up, you are charged based on the billing standards of each region.

Billing standards

The following table describes the billing standards of DataWorks API operations in different regions.
Region Free quota Unit price of billable API calls

China (Shenzhen)

China (Beijing)

China (Shanghai)

China (Hangzhou)

China (Zhangjiakou)

China (Chengdu)

China (Hong Kong)

India (Mumbai)

Japan (Tokyo)

Singapore (Singapore)

Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)

Australia (Sydney)

Indonesia (Jakarta)

UAE (Dubai)

US (Virginia)

US (Silicon Valley)

Germany (Frankfurt)

UK (London)

  • Enterprise Edition: 1 million calls/month
  • Ultimate Edition: 10 million calls/month
USD 0.05/10,000 calls

Overdue payments

If your Alibaba Cloud account has overdue payments, the service is immediately suspended. To ensure service continuity, we recommend that you top up your account at the earliest opportunity.