FAQs

What is Anaconda Cloud?

Anaconda Cloud is a package management service by Anaconda. For more information, see Anaconda Cloud.

What kind of packages does Cloud support?

Cloud supports any type of package. Today, it is primarily used for conda and PyPI packages, as well as notebooks and environments.

Who can find and install my packages?

If you have a free account, all of your packages are public. After you upload them to Cloud, anyone can search for and download them.

What is Anaconda, Inc.?

Anaconda is a software development and consulting company of passionate open source advocates based in Austin, Texas, USA. We are committed to the open source community. We created the Anaconda Python distribution and contribute to many other open source-based data analytics tools. You can find out more about us by reading our story.

What are Cloud’s terms of service?

Our terms of service are available at https://anaconda.org/about/legal/terms . For any additional questions, contact us by email.

How much does Cloud cost?

Cloud is free for downloading and uploading public packages.

How do I get started with Cloud?

You can search, download and install hundreds of public packages without having an account. If you want to upload packages, you need to sign up for a Cloud account. For more information, see sign up for a free Cloud account.

What kind of account do I have?

By default your account is a personal, free account. All packages you upload to Cloud are public, and you are the only person with administrative access to your account.

What is included in the free version of Cloud?

The free plan allows you to search for, create and host public packages, and provides up to 3 GB storage space.

What is an organization account, and how is it different from an individual account?

An organization account allows multiple individual users to administer packages and have more control of package access by other users. An individual account is for use by one person.