Please note that the prices quoted on this page will increase by 7% on August 1, 2014.
Important: The price in R$ is merely a reference; this is an int'l transaction and the final price is subject to exchange rates and the inclusion of IOF taxes and an eNF will not be issued.
Brokered Messaging is offered in two tiers: Basic and Standard. A comparison of features is provided below.
| ||Basic ||Standard |
|Queues || || |
|Topics || || |
|Transactions and de-duplication || || |
|Scheduled messages || || |
|Service Bus Brokered Connections ||100 included ||1,000 included |
1 Basic Brokered Messaging includes 100 Brokered Connections per Service Bus namespace and the Brokered Connections are shared across the Service Bus namespace. Standard Brokered Messaging includes 1,000 Brokered Connections per subscription.
|Additional Service Bus Brokered Connections1 || || |
The following prices are effective starting October 1, 2014.
|Basic || |
|Operations ||$-.-- per million operations |
|Standard || |
|Base charge 1 ||$-.-- /month |
|First 12.5M / Month ||Included |
|12.5M – 100M / Month ||$-.-- per million operations |
|100M - 2,500M / Month ||$-.-- per million operations |
1 Base charge billing is prorated daily based on 31 days in a month and applies only once per month per Azure subscription.
|Over 2,500M / Month ||$-.-- per million operations |
Messages and operations exceeding 64KB in size will result in an additional message or operation being charged for every 64KB of data. Billable messages include any "no message available" replies from Service Bus in response to receive requests made against empty queues/subscriptions.
Queues and Topics Messages (current offering) are priced at $-.-- for every 10,000 messages through September 30, 2014.
Brokered Connections (applies to Queues, Topics and Event Hubs Preview)
Brokered Connections are charged based on the maximum number of concurrent connections between a sender or receiver and a Queue, Topic or Event Hub. Please refer to the FAQ section below for additional details on concurrent connections.
Brokered Connections are provided free of charge through September 30, 2014. Pricing shown below is effective starting October 1, 2014.
|Brokered Connections (Standard only) || |
|First 1k / Month ||Included |
|1k – 100k / Month ||$-.-- per connection / month |
|100k – 500k / Month ||$-.-- per connection / month |
1 First 1,000 Brokered Connections are included with Standard Event Hubs and Standard ‘Queues and Topics’ and can be shared across these services.
|Over 500k / Month ||$-.-- per connection / month |
2 Billing is based on the peak number of concurrent connections and is prorated hourly based on 744 hours per month.
$-.-- for every 100 relay hours
$-.-- for every 10,000 messages
Relay hours start when the first listener connects to a given relay address and end when the last listener disconnects from that address, and are rounded up to the next clock hour. As with queues/topics, messages greater than 64KB in size will generate additional billable messages per 64KB of additional content.