Pricing configurations for IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

Shared infrastructure configuration examples

Physical resources on shared hardware. Run your cluster with native subnet and VLAN networking on our classic infrastructure.

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vCPU
2
16
64
Memory
4 GB
128 GB
512 GB
Primary disk
25 GB SSD
25 GB SSD
25 GB SSD
Secondary disk
100 GB SSD
100 GB SSD
100 GB SSD
Network speed
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
Hourly pricing
No charge
USD 0.11
USD 1.46
USD 4.55

Dedicated infrastructure configuration examples

Physical resources completely isolated. Run your cluster with native subnet and VLAN networking on our classic infrastructure.

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Small Medium Large
vCPU
2
16
56
Memory
4 GB
64 GB
242 GB
Primary disk
25 GB SSD
25 GB SSD
25 GB SSD
Secondary disk
100 GB SSD
100 GB SSD
100 GB SSD
Network speed
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
Hourly pricing
USD 0.34
USD 1.35
USD 3.37

Bare metal infrastructure configuration examples

Worker node provisioned as a single-tenant physical bare metal server. Run your cluster with native subnet and VLAN networking on our classic infrastructure.

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Small Medium Large
vCPU
4
20
32
Memory
32 GB
384 GB
384 GB
Primary disk
2 TB HDD
2 TB HDD
2 TB HHD
Secondary disk
2 TB HDD
960 GB SSD
1.9 TB SSD
Network speed
10 Gbps bonded
10 Gbps bonded
10 Gbps bonded
SGX
Enabled
Not enabled
Not enabled
Monthly pricing
USD 630.00
USD 1,501.00
USD 3,554.00

VPC infrastructure configuration examples

Virtual Private Cloud gives you the security of a private cloud environment with the dynamic scalability of a public cloud, with the ability to deploy your cluster worker nodes as generation 2 compute virtual servers.

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Small Medium Large
vCPU
2
16
32
Memory
4 GB
128 GB
128 GB
Primary disk
100 GB block
100 GB block
100 GB block
Network speed
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
1 Gbps
Hourly pricing
USD 0.11
USD 1.46
USD 1.79

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