Pricing options

Endurance tiers

Support a wide range of application needs at your desired level with simple, predefined, per-gigabyte pricing tiers with performance up to 48,000 input/output operations per second (IOPS). IBM Cloud® Block Storage endurance tiers are ideal to meet the needs of workloads with low-intensity, general-purpose and high-intensity performance requirements.

Volume pricing

IOPS tier 0.25 IOPS/GB 2 IOPS/GB 4 IOPS/GB 10 IOPS/GB
Monthly price
USD 0.05
USD 0.12
USD 0.16
USD 0.48
Hourly price
USD 0.00007
USD 0.00017
USD 0.00022
USD 0.00067

Snapshot fees

Note: We do not charge replication fees

IOPS tier 0.25 IOPS/GB 2 IOPS/GB 4 IOPS/GB 10 IOPS/GB
Monthly price
USD 0.016
USD 0.05
USD 0.05
USD 0.05
Hourly price
USD 0.00002
USD 0.00007
USD 0.00007
USD 0.00007

Performance options

Gain control over storage capacity and total IOPS/storage volume. Provision storage in capacity up to 12 TB and 48,000 IOPS maximum. IBM Cloud Block Storage performance options are ideal for businesses with well-defined performance requirements.

Monthly: USD 0.10/GB plus USD 0.07 per I/O operation

Hourly: USD 0.0001/GB plus USD 0.0002 per I/O operation

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