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The CE/CLM products were renamed in version 7.0. As the help is updated to reflect the changes, the topics might contain inconsistencies. For details on the name change, see Renaming the IBM Continuous Engineering Portfolio.

Subscribing on the IBM Marketplace

You can purchase a subscription to IBM Cloud applications on the IBM® Marketplace. Before you buy, you can test it out using a trial version.

Purchase a subscription to these applications on the IBM Cloud

Note: You need to sign in using your® account. If you do not have an account yet, see: Sign up for an IBMid.
To purchase a subscription:
  1. Open the purchasing page for the solution that you want to subscribe to and click Purchase now.
  2. On the checkout page, enter the number of authorized users. The default is the minimum of 5 users per month.
  3. Select the billing frequency, either monthly or up-front payment.
  4. Select the 6- or 12-month term for your subscription.
  5. Click Continue to checkout to complete the transaction.
  6. After the transaction is complete, you receive a confirmation email, with instructions on how to connect to your ELM SaaS instance. You receive a secure URL, something like:, and you receive a username and password.

IBM Cloud applications on a trial basis

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