Instance tiers

Filestore offers two service tiers, standard and premium.

The standard tier offers moderate performance of approximately 100 megabytes (MB) per second read/write throughput. The premium tier offers increased performance of approximately 1.2 gigabytes (GB) per second read throughput and 350 MB per second write throughput. For pricing differences between the tiers, see Pricing.

The minimum fileshare size is 1 terabyte (TB) for a Standard tier instance and 2.5 TB for a Premium tier instance. The maximum fileshare size for either tier is 63.9 TB.

Quota for Filestore instances varies by region and tier. To see your available quota, go to the Quotas page. If you need to request additional quota, see Requesting Quota Increases.