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Request for Secrets Manager a free plan "Reserved Insance" Customer

Since this week the Certificate Manager was moved off and replaced by the Secret Manager. We are using APIc v10 RI where there was a free plan for the certificate manager, which was perfect for us.


Now, we need to pay for the new Secret Manager 299$ per month which is way to much for managing ONE certificate for one instance.


We would like to ask to have a free plan for the secret manager or at least a lower cost limited use (maybe driven by number of CERTs) option.



  • Guest
  • Oct 20 2022
  • Future consideration
Idea priority High
Needed By Week
  • Guest commented
    7 Nov 11:03am

    Hello, is there any update? Our free trial ends in 10 days and I would like to avoid any downtimes again :) Thanks for your consideration. Estefania

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