Commercial release of the Cold Archive storage class
Duration: January 13, 2022 to January 25, 2022
The Cold Archive storage class of Object Storage Service (OSS) will be commercially released in all regions except for the China (Shenzhen) region within the duration from January 13, 2022 to January 25, 2022.
After the Cold Archive storage class is commercially released, the maximum duration in which Cold Archive objects can remain in the restored state increases from 7 days to 365 days. In addition, you can configure lifecycle rules to convert the storage class of zone-redundant storage (ZRS) objects to Cold Archive. After the commercial release, you will be charged for the object replicas that are generated for temporary access when you restore Cold Archive objects. The unit price for the replicas is $0.0173/GB/month in Chinese mainland regions and is $0.016/GB/month in the China (Hong Kong) region and regions outside the Chinese mainland. For more information, see the pricing documentation of OSS.