Set up Google Cloud Platform Marketplace for Aiven Services#

Aiven makes its services available through the Google Cloud Platform Marketplace. This article shows the steps needed to create a subscription that links the accounts.

Finalize your Aiven GCP subscription#

After subscribing, check your email for a confirmation link to to create your new account. Click the link to confirm this.

When you view the Aiven page on GCP Marketplace, you will see a new button labeled MANAGE ON PROVIDER. Clicking this button will take you to the Aiven GCP Console at https://console.gcp.aiven.io.

Note

Note the URL is https://console.gcp.aiven.io This uses a different account system than https://console.aiven.io. If you have an existing Aiven account, you will need to create a new Aiven GCP account using the Aiven GCP console.

Billing#

Services you deploy through your subscription are billed per hour and metering is sent from Aiven to Google. You can view this in the Billing section in Google Cloud.

The subscription is shown as Use of Aiven and the following labels show your usage per service:

  • container_name: This is the name of the Aiven project

  • resource_name: This is the name of Aiven service

Sample view of Google cloud billing page