Plans and pricing
Ubuntu OpenStack offers the best economics of any commercially supported OpenStack solution.
Canonical offers everything you need from fully managed clouds to training and support. We aim to be as easy and economical as possible to work with and that includes flexible pricing.
* Minimum spend applies
Enterprise support for OpenStack
Canonical provides support services, management tools, and the Cloud Archive which keeps thousands of businesses productive with their own local OpenStack clouds. For large volume and public clouds with dynamic scale, we’re pleased to offer per-region pricing with flexible node ranges.
|Price per machine *||$0||$1,500/year||$5,450/year|
|Or, price per region per year **||-||Small: $95,000
|Industry-leading cloud operations tooling
(Ubuntu, MAAS, Juju, LXD)
|Deploy, run, scale, upgrade OpenStack|
|Livepatch (all hosts and Ubuntu guests)|
|3TB of Ceph and/or Swift usable storage per node|
|24x7 phone and ticket support (all hosts and Ubuntu guests)|
|High availability (HA) support|
|24x7 remote operations, smart alerts and proactive monitoring by Canonical’s cloud experts|
* Minimum of 12 supported nodes
** Small region: Up to 99 nodes, Medium region: 100-499 nodes; Large region: 500+ nodes
OpenStack consulting packages
Canonical delivers turnkey OpenStack software solutions, on-site, through its field consulting team. Two plans are offered: the Foundation Cloud, which is based on our award-winning reference architecture, and Foundation Plus, which packs in a complete set of enterprise features and architectural flexibility.
|Foundation Cloud||Foundation Cloud Plus|
|Expert delivery of an Ubuntu OpenStack cloud||Reference architecture||Custom architecture|
|On-site workshop and training||2-days||4-days|
|Hypervisor options||KVM and LXD||KVM, LXD, and Hyper-V|
|Software Defined Networking options||OVS (GRE and/or VXLAN)||Calico, Juniper Contrail, Cplane, Cisco ACI, Nuage and more|
|Software Defined Storage options||Ceph||Ceph, Swift, Nexenta, Solidfire, Quobyte, ScaleIO and more|
|Encryption||Control plane and storage|
For more information about Foundation Cloud Build or if you are not sure which one is right for you, contact us ›
Landscape on-premises server
If you’d prefer a server on premises running behind your firewall, Landscape can be installed on private hardware. This is functionally identical to the SaaS, but you control the hardware. Requires all the desktops, servers and nodes it manages to have either an Ubuntu Advantage or Landscape seat.
|Price per Landscape server deployment on-premises||$2,000/year|
|Private instance, on-prem or in a public cloud|
|Automated package updates|
|Remote package installation, update, and rollback|
|Security compliance and audit reports|
|Scale out system monitoring|
|Hardware inventory control|
|Role-based access controls|
|High availability support|
|Phone and ticket support for Landscape 24 hours a day, everyday|
BootStack fully managed OpenStack Cloud
Let us build, operate and support your OpenStack Cloud. Available as a cost per server per day or per VM per hour.
Need greater customisation? We have helped the world’s leading telcos and service providers take their OpenStack clouds from concept all the way to production. We have an extensive portfolio of services to help you build and support an Extreme OpenStack cloud.
Ubuntu on public clouds
Ubuntu Server is available as a cloud guest on participating public clouds. Pricing depends on size of virtual machine. Check with each provider for more details.
Enterprise support for Ceph and Swift Storage
Ubuntu Advantage Storage from Canonical embeds the proven open source software‐defined storage (SDS) technologies of Ceph and Swift into a 24x7 supported software solution with a unique usage-based pricing model.
|Ubuntu Advantage Storage|
|Up to 32 TB usable||$5,000/year|
|Up to 128 TB usable||$15,000/year|
|Up to 512 TB usable||$45,000/year|
|Up to 1,024 TB usable (1 PB)||$75,000/year|
|Phone and web ticket support||24 hours a day, everyday|
|Industry-leading cloud operations tooling (Ubuntu, MAAS, Juju)|
|Deploy, run, scale, upgrade|
|Production grade monitoring|