Watson Knowledge Catalog offering plans

The plan you choose for Watson Knowledge Catalog affects the features and capabilities that you can use. See the plan pages in Watson Knowledge Catalog for pricing information.

Watson Knowledge Catalog has these plans:

  • Lite: Use this free plan to try the catalog and policy features before you buy the Standard or Professional plan.
  • Standard: Use this plan while you set up your first catalog and policies.
  • Professional: Use this plan when you’re ready to deploy catalogs and policy enforcement throughout your enterprise.

You can provision only one Watson Knowledge Catalog instance per IBM Cloud account.

All Watson Knowledge Catalog plans have these features for catalogs:

All Watson Knowledge Catalog plans have these features for projects:

Some Watson Knowledge Catalog plans include these features:

A set amount of compute usage is included in each plan. Compute usage is measured in capacity unit hours (CUH). With the Standard and Enterprise plans, you can pay for more compute usage.

The number of catalog collaborators allowed by each plan depends on the collaborator roles.

Feature Lite Standard Professional
Number of catalogs 1 1 unlimited
Number of assets 50 1000 unlimited
Business glossary terms 5 150 unlimited
Data policy rules 1 5 unlimited
Information Governance Catalog integration  
Activities  
Connectors base set more connectors all connectors
Managed encryption keys
Collaborators 2 users 5 Admin, Editor users + pay for more
50 Viewer users
10 Admin, Editor users + pay for more
500 Viewer users
Processing usage 50 CUH 500 CUH + pay for more 5000 CUH + pay for more
HIPAA readiness   Available if provisioned on IBM Cloud - Dallas region Available if provisioned on IBM Cloud - Dallas region

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