Add storage space

This guide will show you how to add external storage space to your Public Cloud Instance

Last updated 6th March 2019

Objective

OVH Public Cloud Storage offers an unlimited storage solution with simple billing that can be adapted to suit your needs.

Our object containers include:

  • static hosting (for static websites)
  • private storage (for example, for storing personal data)
  • public storage (for storing anything that is publicly accessible)

This guide will show you how to add external storage space to your Public Cloud Instance.

Requirements

Instructions

First, log in to the OVH Control Panel and click on Cloud.

cloud menu

Next, select your project from the list of servers.

select project

Now select the Storage tab.

storage tab

Click the Create a container button.

create a container

You will now be presented with several configuration options for your container. First, select a datacentre from the list, as shown in the screenshot below:

select datacentre

Next, select the container type.

select container type

Next, select whether or not you would like to archive and secure your data.

This step is optional. You can find out more about this feature on our Cloud Archive page.

public cloud archive

Finally, name your container and click the Create the container button.

name container

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