Learn how to obtain an Additional IP for an OVHcloud Public Cloud project.
|Since October 6th, 2022 our service "Failover IP" is named Additional IP. This renaming does not affect its technical features.
You may need to configure an Additional IP address on your instances for different reasons. For example, you may be:
- Hosting several websites on your instance.
- Hosting international projects.
To meet these needs, you can order an Additional IP address for your Public Cloud instances.
These Additional IP addresses can only be migrated to instances in the same project.
From the OVHcloud Control Panel:
- Open your
- In the left-hand menu, open
Public IPsunder the Network heading.
- Open the
- Click on the
Actionsbutton and select
Add a new IP.
There are three steps to the ordering process:
Additional IPand click
United States of Americaand click
your instancefrom the drop-down menu, then click on
Generate purchase order.
The purchase order will open automatically for you to complete your purchase.
See our guide on managing OVHcloud orders for more details.
You can also find the purchase order in your Control Panel, by going to the My account section and clicking on
The next step will be the IP configuration in your OS; please refer to our guide.