Welcome to the OUTSCALE Public Documentation

For a broad overview of the OUTSCALE Cloud, see Quickstart.

To learn how to launch your first instance, see Tutorial: Getting Started with the OUTSCALE Cloud.

What’s New?

Public Documentation

February 23, 2023

  • The API documentations now include a search bar in the top-left corner.

January 31, 2023

  • A page describing the different maturity levels of OUTSCALE open source projects is now available: Open Source Projects.

December 20, 2022

November 16, 2022

October 4, 2022

  • All procedures of the User Guide that can be executed with OSC CLI now include links to the corresponding sections of the OUTSCALE API documentation.

September 20, 2022

  • A page summarizing the concepts and compatibility of the Elastic Identity Management (EIM) service is now available: About EIM.

August 19, 2022

  • To improve the user experience of the API documentations, the red and green banners indicating the authentication methods have been moved toward the beginning of each API method section.

August 16, 2022

August 12, 2022

  • The display of multiline parameter descriptions has been fixed in the API documentations.

August 3, 2022

July 13, 2022

  • In the API documentations, the code samples have been updated:

    • For the OUTSCALE API: The existing code samples with OSC CLI, Curl, and in Python have been improved.

    • For the FCU, LBU, EIM, ICU, and DirectLink APIs: Code samples with OSC CLI and Curl are now included.

June 23, 2022

Cockpit v2-beta Release Notes

February 6, 2023 (Cockpit 2.4)

December 8, 2022 (Cockpit 2.3)

  • When creating a client gateway, you can now specify its name.

  • This release includes stability and error message improvements.

September 20, 2022 (Cockpit 2.2)

API Release Notes

February 27, 2023 (eu-west-2) / February 27, 2023 (cloudgouv-eu-west-1) / February 20, 2023 (us-west-1) / February 22, 2023 (us-east-2) / February 20, 2023 (ap-northeast-1)

  • In the DirectLink API, the Autonomous System Number (ASN) of private virtual interfaces must now be between 64512 and 65534. Existing connections are not affected.

  • In the OUTSCALE API, the UpdateDirectlinkInterface method now only supports a value of 1500 for the Mtu parameter.

  • Accounts of the cloudgouv-eu-west-1 Region are now notified by email 13 days, 8 days, and 1 day before the expiration of their password. For more information, see About Password Security.

January 16, 2023 (eu-west-2) / January 16, 2023 (cloudgouv-eu-west-1) / January 9, 2023 (us-west-1) / January 11, 2023 (us-east-2) / January 9, 2023 (ap-northeast-1)

  • This release includes stability and error message improvements.

November 7, 2022 (eu-west-2) / November 7, 2022 (cloudgouv-eu-west-1) / October 31, 2022 (us-west-1) / November 2, 2022 (us-east-2) / October 31, 2022 (ap-northeast-1)

  • From now on, if you use the CreateAccessKey method of the Elastic Identity Management (EIM) API without specifying the UserName parameter, an access key is created for the user who sends the request.

  • The information provided by the BIOS and related to the vendor and the product name of an instance have been update to 3DS Outscale and 3DS Outscale VM respectively.

  • You can now attach up to 40 volumes to an instance. For more information, see About Volumes.

  • In the OUTSCALE API, the Overall parameter of the ReadConsumptionAccount method is now set to false by default.

  • An invalid route is now deleted instead of remaining in the blackhole state. For more information about routes, see About Route Tables.