Your enterprise account on GitHub.com allows you to manage multiple organizations. Your enterprise account must have a handle, like an organization or personal account on GitHub.
Organizations are shared accounts where enterprise members can collaborate across many projects at once. Organization owners can manage access to the organization's data and projects with sophisticated security and administrative features. For more information, see "About organizations."
Enterprise owners can create organizations and link the organizations to the enterprise. After you add organizations to your enterprise account, you can manage and enforce policies for the organizations. Specific enforcement options vary by setting; generally, you can choose to enforce a single policy for every organization in your enterprise account or allow owners to set policy on the organization level. For more information, see "Setting policies for organizations in your enterprise account."
When you try or purchase GitHub Enterprise, you can create an enterprise account for GitHub Enterprise Cloud on GitHub.com. Administrators for the enterprise account on GitHub.com can view membership and manage the following for the enterprise account.
- Billing and usage (services on GitHub.com, GitHub Advanced Security, user licenses)
- Security (single sign-on, IP allow lists, SSH certificate authorities, two-factor authentication)
- Enterprise policies for organizations owned by the enterprise account
If you use both GitHub Enterprise Cloud and Servidor de GitHub Enterprise, you can also manage the following for Servidor de GitHub Enterprise from your enterprise account on GitHub.com.
- Billing and usage for Servidor de GitHub Enterprise instances
- Requests and support bundle sharing with Soporte para GitHub Enterprise
You can also connect the enterprise account on tu instancia de servidor de GitHub Enterprise to your enterprise account on GitHub.com to see license usage details for your GitHub Enterprise subscription from GitHub.com. For more information, see "Syncing license usage between Servidor de GitHub Enterprise and GitHub Enterprise Cloud" in the Servidor de GitHub Enterprise documentation.
For more information about the differences between GitHub Enterprise Cloud and Servidor de GitHub Enterprise, see "GitHub's products." To upgrade to GitHub Enterprise or to get started with an enterprise account, contact Equipo de ventas de GitHub.
The bill for your enterprise account includes the monthly cost for each member of your enterprise. The bill includes any paid licenses in organizations outside of your enterprise account, subscriptions to apps in Mercado GitHub, additional paid services for your enterprise like data packs for Almacenamiento de archivos de gran tamaño Git, and usage for GitHub Advanced Security.
For more information about billing for your GitHub Enterprise Cloud subscription, see "Viewing the subscription and usage for your enterprise account" and "About billing for your enterprise."
GitHub Enterprise offers two deployment options. In addition to GitHub Enterprise Cloud, you can use Servidor de GitHub Enterprise to host development work for your enterprise in your data center or supported cloud provider. Enterprise owners on GitHub.com can use an enterprise account to manage payment and licensing for Servidor de GitHub Enterprise instances. For more information, see "GitHub's products" and "Managing your license for GitHub Enterprise."
- "Enterprise accounts" in the GraphQL API documentation