Start and stop a cluster

You can start and stop your Managed ClickHouse® cluster when necessary.

Start a cluster

Suspended account notice

You can't start a cluster if your account was suspended.

In this case, resolve the issue yourself or contact support to re-activate your account, then go back to these instructions.

  1. Go to the Clusters overview page.

  2. Find a Stopped cluster you want to start and click Start.

    The status of the cluster will change to Starting.

  3. Wait until the cluster's state changes to Alive.

Stop a cluster

How billing for a stopped cluster works

When your cluster is Stopped, you don't pay for its CPU and RAM, but you're still billed for Storage.

  1. Go to the Clusters overview page.

  2. Find a cluster you want to stop and click Stop.

    The status of the cluster will change to Stopping.

  3. Wait until the cluster's state changes to Stopped.