Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services

This document is a translation of "Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services" in English. In case of conflict between the Russian version of "Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services" and this translation - only the Russian version of "Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services" is legally binding. The Russian version of "Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services" can be found here: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_specialterms/.

This document defines the terms of use of certain Yandex.Cloud Platform Services and forms an integral part of the Contract to Use Yandex.Cloud Platform Services signed by and between Yandex.Cloud LLC (hereinafter referred to as Yandex) and you (hereinafter referred to as the Customer).

1. GENERAL PROVISIONS

1.1. This document consists of the present document specifying the General Terms of Use of the Services and their versions (hereinafter referred to as the “General Terms”) and the Terms of Use of Certain Services (hereinafter referred to as the “Terms”) available to Customers through Yandex.Cloud Platform.

1.2. The prerequisite for Yandex to provide access to the Services is signing the Contract, accepting and complying with the documents referred to in the Offer available online at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_oferta/.

1.3. The description of the Services, Instructions, and technical documents for the Services are available on the Website and/or in the Management Console.

1.4. Yandex reserves the right to amend the General Terms and the Terms subject to prior notification of the Customer at least ten (10) calendar days before such amendments become effective, except for changes related to Yandex launching new Services and placing the Terms of Use for new Services.

1.5. Yandex may completely terminate certain Services under the Contract as it thinks fit subject to prior notification of the Customer at least thirty (30) calendar days prior to the termination of a respective Service.

1.6. Yandex may make new Services available to the Customer. The Terms of Use of the new Services will be posted online at the URL specified in the List of Services and Terms of Their Use section of this document and become effective once posted.

1.7. Yandex notifies the Customer of all changes made in the Special Terms and changes in the operation of the Services as prescribed by the Contract concluded by and between Yandex and the Customer.

1.8. Authorization for the Customer to use any Service does not depend on access granted to the other Services, unless functional options of the Services directly imply otherwise.

1.9. The use of certain Services may be restricted by Quotas and Limits described on the Website and/or in the Management Console.

1.10. Names of the Service in Russian and English are equivalent and can be used to describe the Services in legal documents, Instructions, technical documents, and description of the Services posted on the Website and/or in the Management Console.

1.11. Yandex is entitled to provide the Customers with access to the Services being at different stages of development. Specifics of using different versions of the Services are stipulated herein.

2. VERSIONS OF SERVICES AND CONDITIONS OF THEIR USE

2.1. Alpha version

2.1.1. The Alpha version means the initial version of the Service, not ready for public use and intended for testing the functionality and research capabilities of the Service. The Alpha version can be used exclusively for the test environment.

2.1.2. Access to the Alpha version is limited. To gain access to the Alpha version, the Customer shall send a request to Yandex to participate in testing procedure. Yandex is entitled to deny access to the Alpha version to the Customer.

2.1.3. The use of the Alpha version is subject to the present document, the Service documentation and the Instructions available on the Website or in the Management Console. There are no special terms of use provided for the Alpha versions.

2.1.4. There is no service level or technical support provided for the Alpha version. The use of the Alpha version is not charged.

2.1.5. Yandex is entitled to suspend or terminate Customer’s access to the Alpha version of the Service at any time.

2.1.6. By starting to use the Alpha version, the Customer accepts the present terms of use of the Alpha version, the risks associated with the use of the Alpha version and confirms that he or she:

• is familiar with the limitations in using the Alpha version;

• understands that the Alpha version is provided “as is”; it is not recommended to place and/or run productive applications in the Alpha version, use the workload, perform load testing; there may be losses of information blocks or all data hosted on the Service during the process of using the Alpha version of the Service;

• accepts the risk of any negative consequences caused by errors or other malfunctions of the Alpha version.

2.1.7. By starting to use the Alpha version of the Service, the Customer agrees that, in order to improve the quality of the Service, Yandex is entitled to collect reviews and feedbacks from the Customer on various issues related to Service testing. Collected reviews and feedbacks can be used to generate statistical and other data that can be used to improve the Service.

2.1.8. The Customer undertakes not to disclose any information relating to the Alpha version of the Service, which is not accessible to a third party, including information regarding to performance and errors of the Alpha version, reviews, feedback, opinions, suggestions in respect of the operation of the Service provided by the Customer, including reports on detected errors and inconsistencies obtained in the process or as a result of testing the Alpha version of the Service.

2.2. Beta version of the Service

2.2.1. Beta version means a run-time version of the Service intended for external testing for the purposes of improvement, identifying and eliminating errors, collecting the Customer' wishes for the subsequent release of the Public Version. The Beta version can be used for the test environment and work with non-critical tasks in the production environment.

2.2.2. The Beta version is available to all Customers. The stability of the Beta version of the Service is not guaranteed. There is no service level for the Beta versions of the Services. Technical support is provided in full.

2.2.3. The use of Beta versions is chargeable, unless otherwise expressly stated in the Special Terms of Use of the Service. The cost of using the Beta version of the Service is calculated based on the rates published on the Website.

2.2.4. By starting to use the Beta version of the Service, the Client accepts the risks associated with its use, and confirms that he or she:

• is familiar with the limitations of using the Beta version of the Service and agrees that the Beta version is provided “as is”;

• will comply with the Instructions on the use of the Beta version of the Service available on the Website and/or in the Management Console.

2.2.5. In order to improve the quality of the Service, Yandex is entitled to collect reviews and feedback from the Customer on various issues related to the use of the Beta version. Collected reviews and feedbacks can be used to generate statistical and other data that can be used to improve the Service.

2.3. Public Version of the Service

2.3.1. The use of the Public Version is subject to the Special Terms of Use of the Service.

2.3.2. Service level is provided for the Public Version, unless otherwise expressly indicated in the Special Terms of Use for the Service. Technical support is provided in full.

2.3.3. The cost of using the Service is calculated based on the rated published on the Website.

TERMS

The capitalized terms used in the Special Terms have the meaning defined in the Offer or the Special Terms.

Virtual Machine means virtual computing landscape of the Platform placed in Yandex's infrastructure, emulating hardware and used by the Customer to remotely process information and Content;

Availability Areas mean geographically distributed data processing centers that host Yandex's infrastructure used to provide the Customer with computing landscape and other resources of the Platform. Information on Availability Areas is placed in the Management Console;

Outgoing Traffic means an amount of information outgoing to external information systems and passing through the virtual computing landscape and other cloud resources of the Platform provided to the Customer, which is charged as part of various Services of the Platform. Information on consumed outgoing traffic is provided to the Customer as Statistics aggregated from all the Services.

The Terms of Use of Certain Services may have additional terms and definitions.

List of Services and Terms of Their Use

Yandex Identity and Access Management

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_iam

Yandex Resource Manager

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_resmgr

Yandex Compute Cloud

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_compute

Yandex Object Storage

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_storage

Yandex Managed Service for PostgreSQL

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_postgresql

Yandex Managed Service for ClickHouse

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_clickhouse

Yandex Managed Service for MongoDB

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_mongodb

Yandex Virtual Private Cloud

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_vpc

Yandex SpeechKit

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_speechkit

Yandex Translate

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_translate

Yandex Cloud Marketplace

The terms of Use of the Service are available at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_marketplace

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Yandex.Cloud LLC (OGRN: 1187746678580)

Web address: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_specialterms

Date of placement: February 28, 2019

Effective date: February 28, 2019

You can review the previous versions of this document at any time at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_specialterms/26122018/