Last updated 02nd December 2019
You can create a backup of your instance at any time via the OVHcloud Control Panel. You can then use this backup to restore your instance to an old configuration, or recreate it.
Create a backup of a Public Cloud in just a few clicks.
Create a backup of an instance.
Log in to the OVHcloud Control Panel, and select the Public Cloud tab from the
Next, click on the
... button to the right of the instance, then
Create a backup.
Enter a name for the backup on the next page.
Once the backup has been created, it will be available in the
Instance Backup section.
Create an automated backup of an instance.
Instances section, select
Create an automatic backup in the list of available actions you can perform on the instance.
You will need to enter the following information on the next page:
Currently, only one workflow exists. It will make a backup for the instance and its primary volume.
Simply select the instance you want to back up.
Here, you need to define the frequency with which backups are made. There are two default options:
- daily backup with a log of 7 days maximum
- daily backup with a log of 14 days maximum
This is where you set a name for the backup task.
Once you have created it, go to the
Workflow Management section:
Your backups will be available in the
Instance Backup section, and are billed in accordance with the solution you are using.
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