Lower the TCO of VMware and x86 workloads

Use a no-cost Akasia assessment to see a TCO comparison of on-premises environments to the top public cloud providers.

Overview

Pricing options to meet your business needs

IBM Cloud® for VMware Solutions offers a variety of pricing options to move and modernize your VMware workloads. Choose either client-managed, dedicated infrastructure or IBM-managed, shared infrastructure to meet your scalability and cost-efficiency needs.

No-cost offer

Shared

Take advantage of a three-month, USD 500 credit for new or existing clients — including on-demand or reserved consumption models, in addition to any Veeam consumption for backup and replication. Credit will expire after three months, at which point all costs are the responsibility of the user. Any costs incurred beyond the USD 500 credit prior to the three-month expiration is also the responsibility of the user.

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Lower the TCO of VMware and X86 workloads

Use a no-cost Akasia assessment to see a TCO comparison of on-premises environments to the top public cloud providers.

Shared pricing

Pricing changes effective 1 October 2021

Microsoft Windows license changes from per month to per hour - per vCPU per hour USD 0.0193
 

On demand

Compute resources are made available to you on an as-needed basis and you’re billed hourly.

 

 

Reserved (monthly)¹

Reserve compute capacity needs with an up-front reservation in a monthly billing model, guaranteeing the resources are available when you need them.

¹ 730 hours = 1 month

 

Add-on

Other than compute, all resources such as storage and egress are billed based on use. This applies to both On-demand and Reserved consumption models.

² Using IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions Shared as a Veeam Cloud Connect Replication Target has no Veeam licensing charge.

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