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This documentation is available in both English and French. It is displayed according to the language settings of your web browser. If the documentation is not available in the language you chose for your web browser, this one is displayed in English by default.

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What's New?

User Guide

New Feature/Services

Feature Enhancement

  • Access logs are now available for LBU. They provide detailed information about requests sent to a load balancer. For more information, see About Access Logs.

Documentation Enhancement

Technical Guide

API Documentation


  • Information about planned maintenance is now returned by the DescribeInstanceStatus method. For more information, see DescribeInstanceStatus

Available Guides

User Guide

Provides detailed information about our products and features and how to use them.

This guide explains all the concepts and provides all the information you need to know to use our products. You can find information about how to use Outscale Cloud with Cockpit, our web interface, and AWS CLI. For each feature, a link to the corresponding API method documentation is also provided.

For more information about the features available from Cockpit and how to access it, see Cockpit. For more information about how to install and configure AWS CLI for Outscale Cloud, see Using AWS CLI in the Outscale Cloud.

Technical Guide

English only

Provides technical information to advanced users.

This guide contains best practices, documentation about advanced tools to use the Cloud and third-party software that you may need for some use cases, and procedures and tips about how to get the most of our Cloud.

API Documentation

English only

Provides documentation for each Outscale API, and an AWS compatibility matrix.

To directly access Outscale API documentation, click the following link: http://docs.outscale.com/