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Hey DBAs… is your head in the cloud? Act II

Wonder where you can start testing cloud services for your IT needs? You WANT to test cloud services! Right?

Here’s a list of the free cloud trial versions but of course all of the weblinks are subject to change.

Alibaba Cloud Free Trial

Amazon AWS Free Tier

Google Cloud Platform Free Tier

IBM Cloud
IBM Cloud free tier

Microsoft Azure Free Tier

Oracle Cloud

These free trial cloud offerings are not able to handle full production work, but each cloud offering should be good enough to get a sample of their cloud services. Each of the free cloud tiers has limitations so read the fine print to avoid any charges after the free trial period expires. Take note that most of the vendors offer both a limited time free trial and some cloud services that are always free.

Free Trial usually allows you to spend limited amount of credits on anything in the entire platform.

Always free cloud services can be used every month and does not expire in most cases.

DBAs now is the time to get started with your free cloud trial versions. You get a FREE cloud trial version! Everyone gets a free cloud trial version! Right?

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