Pricing information for Cross Domain Security Zone
Cross Domain Security Zone (CDSZ) pricing can be as low as £500 per month. Full pricing with all options is available in the UKCloud Pricing Guide.
The self-managed Walled Garden is priced with a baseline monthly fee, with additional charges based on the number of VMs required to run the solution and their Snapshot Protection options.
The following example illustrates how to use the information in the Pricing Guide to calculate the cost of UKCloud's Cross Domain Security Zone service.
VM size: Small
Block storage used: 80GiB Tier 2 block storage
Protection option: 14-day Snapshot Protection
Baseline monthly fee
The baseline monthly fee for CDSZ is £500.
VM cost per month
A Small POWER VM costs £0.15 per hour.
14-day Snapshot Protection for a Small VM costs £0.12 per hour.
In an average 730 hour month, the monthly VM cost works out at:
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The Advanced Management bundle is not required so there is no additional uplift.
Storage cost per month
A Small VM includes 60GiB of free Tier 2 block storage, so an additional 20GiB is chargeable.
Tier 2 block storage costs £0.10 per GiB month.
14-day Snapshot Protection for Tier 2 storage costs £0.10 per GiB per month.
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Total basic cost
Calculate the total basic cost by adding together the monthly baseline fee and monthly VM and storage costs.
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The following discount and purchase schemes are available with CDSZ:
For more information about the discount and purchase schemes offered by UKCloud, see UKCloud discount and purchase schemes.
Additional pricing notes
60GiB of Tier 2 storage is included in the pricing for all VMs while they are powered on. For VMs in a powered-off state, consumed storage will be charged at the prevailing rate.
VMs with additional allocated storage will be charged at the prevailing storage rate regardless of their powered-on/off state.
Billing and payment information
Billing for the service is one month in arrears. The minimum commitment for CDSZ is one month.
Payment can be made by direct bank transfer. You can find bank details for payment on your invoice.
There are no termination fees for the service. UKCloud may make an additional charge for transferring data out of the service if required.
The complex assurance requirements for CDSZ mean that we're unable to offer a free trial for this service.
For information about what is and isn't included in the CDSZ service, as well as UKCloud and customer responsibilities, see the Cross Domain Security Zone Service Scope.
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