This topic describes how to purchase a resource plan, the factors to consider before you purchase a resource plan, and examples on how resource plans are used.

Factors to consider

When you purchase a resource plan, we recommend that you take into account the required services and business volume. For resource plans that are available only for some regions, you must also consider the region.

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For more information about the types of resource plans and supported regions, see Overview.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the OSS Resource Plan page.
  2. On the purchase page, configure parameters including Plan Type, Region, Capacity, and Validity Period. Click Buy Now.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the purchase.

Examples

A user purchased the following resource plans in March 2022: a storage plan for Standard LRS of 500 GB that applies to all regions across the world, and a downstream traffic plan of 100 GB that applies to all regions in the Chinese mainland.The resource usage of the user in March 2022 includes the following items:
  • 300 GB of Standard LRS objects, 110 GB of outbound traffic over the Internet, and 100,000 API requests in the China (Hangzhou) region.
  • 100 GB of Standard LRS objects and 200 GB of Standard zone-redundant storage (ZRS) objects in the China (Shanghai) region.
The following table describes the details about billable items.
Region Fees offset from resource plans Fees billed by using pay-as-you-go
China (Hangzhou) Storage fees for 300 GB of Standard LRS objects (offset from the storage plan of 500 GB for Standard LRS) Fees for 100,000 API requests
Traffic fees for 100 GB of outbound traffic over the Internet (offset from the outbound traffic plan for 100 GB) Traffic fees for the remaining 10 GB of outbound traffic over the Internet
China (Shanghai) Storage fees for 100 GB of Standard LRS objects (offset from the storage plan of 500 GB for Standard LRS) Storage fees for 200 GB of Standard ZRS