Rescale Announces New Pricing Options

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Check out Rescale’s new pricing page here

At Rescale, we work hard to provide the most cost-efficient solutions for your simulation needs.  Working together with our customers, we developed new pricing tiers that allow us to pass along significant cost savings for specific types of simulation workloads. We are excited to announce that these new pricing tiers are now available.

Low Priority

The new Low Priority tier allows users to run and queue jobs that are cost sensitive but not as urgent as other simulations.  Then, when we are able to access short-term, lower-cost infrastructure capacity, we pass along these savings to you. Low Priority prices are 50% off the standard hourly rates.

Compute configuration On Demand price ($/core/hour) Low Priority price ($/core/hour)
Low Memory $0.1 $0.05
Standard $0.15 $0.07
HPC $0.2 $0.1
High Memory $0.25 $0.13
High Memory HPC $0.3 $0.15

A stoplight system will indicate the availability of running your simulation at a low priority based on your specific job and cluster configuration:

  • Green – Capacity available, job will likely run soon
  • Yellow – Capacity currently unavailable, likely to become available within a week; job will queue until green
  • Red – Capacity currently unavailable, unlikely to become available within a week; job will queue until green

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Note that we cannot provide any predictability on when a job might start running. However, when a job is queued, we always provide users the option to run it immediately at our On Demand prices with a single click. If you are interested in activating Low Priority pricing for your account, please contact info@rescale.com for additional information.

Prepaid

As you scale up your Rescale usage, there may be a base level of capacity that is highly predictable and stable.  The Prepaid option allows users to receive a significant discount off the On Demand price.  Since we provide this capacity for you longer term, we do require the full payment up front. 3-year Prepaid prices are as follows (1-year is also available):

Compute configuration On Demand price ($/core/hour) Prepaid price ($/core/hour)
Low Memory $0.1 $0.05
Standard $0.15 $0.07
HPC $0.2 $0.07
High Memory $0.25 $0.08
High Memory HPC $0.3 $0.09

If you are interested in 3-year (or 1-year) Prepaid pricing, please contact info@rescale.com for additional information. We invite you to login or create a Rescale account and run more cost-efficient simulation workloads with our new pricing tiers.

This article was written by Joris Poort.