Accelerate your business, automate your infrastructure
The OVHcloud Public Cloud offers you a large number of cloud solutions that are billed on a pay-as-you-go basis. Our solutions are set up in a simple way to support you with your projects: take advantage of the flexibility of on-demand resources to scale up from small projects to large-scale deployments.
Launch your first cloud resources in minutes
A cloud service adapted to your needs
API, CLI, orchestrator or web interface — whatever your needs, our Public Cloud offers you different management interfaces.
Manage your services with simple orchestration tools
Control your cloud resources via our web console
Why Public Cloud?
OVH Public Cloud has a highly-competitive price/performance ratio. In addition, we always guarantee predictable billing and full reversibility.
Use cloud resources with no commitment and get a bill that reflects your actual usage. You don’t need to anticipate any servers or storage you may need: just create the resources when you need them and then delete them when your project is complete. We only charge you for your actual usage.
Simple and transparent billing
Your resources and services are grouped into projects. You can therefore segment your uses according to your business needs. At the end of the month, a bill per project is generated, allowing for simple and clear administration. You can also get a usage forecast and set up alerts.
All Public Cloud services are accessible via standard APIs available in the cloud computing sector. OpenStack for Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Kubernetes for container orchestration, etc. So you can program your cloud resources through the tools that suit you.
Public Cloud is a very affordable, high-performance platform. The range of services and the flexibility of resource sizing allow you to manage your usage in the best way possible, depending on your needs. We pay particular attention to cost predictability. We don’t charge for services beyond your control (instance traffic from outside the Asia-Pacific region, storage processes, API calls, etc.).
Why choose Public Cloud instances?
Public Cloud instances (virtual servers) combine flexibility and guaranteed resources. In under a minute, you get CPU, RAM and storage with no resource over-allocation, as well as root access. The OVHcloud Public Cloud offers hourly billing, and a number of features such as the ability to add resources without having to reinstall. With the OpenStack API, you can automate your infrastructure.
Which cloud solution should you choose?
There are different types of cloud models available, depending on your needs. These include: IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service), which gives you access to a range of services including severs, storage and networking, PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service), which provides the user with hardware and software freeing users up to focus on installing and running applications, and finally SaaS (Software-as-a-Service), where you simply use software over the internet and have no management tasks.
High availability, simplicity, flexibility and reversibility
Our Public Cloud is hosted in our datacentres, on servers assembled by our technicians, for performance and total control from manufacturing to provisioning. Public Cloud is very intuitive to use, and it’s flexible, so you can adapt it for your specific project. But that's not all, because we use standard APIs — so your data is reversible. Our products are also interoperable, so you can set up a hybrid cloud.