Bare metal server distributions

Distributions, operating systems and software available with your dedicated server

Find optimised version that are compatible with your server via the OVHcloud Control Panel.*

Operating systems
 

Linux/Unix
 

  • CentOS 7
  • CentOS 8
  • Debian 10
  • Debian 11
  • Ubuntu
  • Ubuntu 18.04
  • Ubuntu 20.04

Windows
 

  • Windows Server 2016 Standard edition
  • Windows Server 2016 Datacenter edition
  • Windows Server 2019 Standard edition
  • Windows Server 2019 Datacenter edition

 

Databases
 

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Web edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Web edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Web edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Standard edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Web edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Standard edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Web edition

 

Administration interface
 

  • cPanel CentOS 7
  • DirectAdmin CentOS 7

 

Virtualisation
 

  • VMware ESXi 6.5
  • VMware ESXi 6.7
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2016
  • Windows Hyper-V Server 2019
  • Proxmox VE 6


*Compatibility will vary depending on the dedicated server selected.