Pricing plans

Lite

Allows you to develop and evaluate IBM Db2 on Cloud for free, without time limitations. Shared multitenant system, 100 MB of data storage and 5 simultaneous connections.

Flex (Recommended)

One database per service instance with 4GB RAM & 1 Core on a dedicated virtual server. Provides 2GB of storage for data & logs. High availability option available. Scale RAM and storage on-demand with

Precise Performance 500 (2.8.500)

This plan includes one SQL database per service instance on a dedicated virtual server with 8GB RAM and 2 vCPUs. Provides up to 500GB of storage for data and logs.

Precise Performance 1400 (12.128.1400)

This plan includes one database per service instance on a dedicated bare metal server with 128GB RAM and 12 Cores. Provides up to 1400GB of SSD storage for data and logs.

Precise Performance 10000 (48.1000.10000)

Includes one database per service instance on a dedicated bare metal server with 1TB RAM and 48 Cores. Provides up to 11TB of storage for data and logs.

Pricing details

Db2 on Cloud is an offering within the IBM Cloud. For detailed Db2 on Cloud pricing including information on the Lite version, view the below table and for additional information about our broader pricing models and approaches, visit our IBM Cloud pricing overview.

In addition, IBM offers true hybrid capabilities by providing access to selected Db2 on Cloud and Db2 Warehouse on Cloud services at a reduced cost if the client already holds entitlements for Db2 Developer, Db2 Advanced Edition, and Db2 Workgroup Edition. Please reference Announcement Letter 218-145 for more information.

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