This topic describes the billable items, billing methods, billing-related operations, and billing FAQ of Alibaba Cloud E-MapReduce (EMR). The billing-related operations include billing method switching, renewal, handling of overdue payments, bill viewing, and refunding.
|Billable items||EMR has multiple billable items. You can learn the billable items and the formulas that are used to calculate fees from the references.||Billable items|
|Billing methods||EMR supports the subscription and pay-as-you-go billing methods. You can obtain information about the billing methods from the references.|
|Billing method switching||If the billing method of an existing EMR cluster cannot meet your business requirements, you can switch the billing method. You can switch the billing method only from pay-as-you-go to subscription.||Switch from pay-as-you-go to subscription|
|Renewal||After a subscription EMR cluster expires, the running of the cluster is affected.
If you want to continue using the cluster, you can manually renew the cluster or enable auto-renewal for the cluster before the cluster is released. If you renew a cluster, both the Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instances and EMR service of the cluster are renewed.
|Handling of overdue payments||If you have an overdue payment for a pay-as-you-go cluster, the system sends you a notification. If you want to continue using your cluster, you must settle your overdue payment in a timely manner.||Overdue payments|
|Refunding||Refunding is supported. You can request a refund for your cluster based on refunding rules and methods.||Refund policy|
|Bill viewing||If you have questions about the billing of your EMR clusters, you can view your bills and billing details.||View bills|
|Billing FAQ||If you have questions about the billing of EMR clusters when you purchase an EMR cluster, follow the instructions in the references.||Billing FAQ|