Fees are based on peak usage and are billed monthly.

The following monthly rates applied as of the 2013/14 academic year.  Note: The ICT Cloud Store lists current pricing.

  • Base fee per VM     $4.50
  • per vCPU              $2.50
  • per GB RAM          $1.50
  • per GB disk           $0.10

If a VM remains off for an entire monthly billing cycle, you will incur only its disk storage cost.


Pricing includes Windows Server edition licensing (e.g. Windows 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012).

Pricing does not include Windows Desktop Operating Systems (e.g. Windows 7 or Windows XP).


GST and PST may apply depending on the type of CFOAPAL account being charged.

Note: These taxes are not typically applied to U of S departments. To inquire about taxes, contact Financial Services Division (FSD) and/or the ICT Main Office.

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