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Elastic Cloud Server

Elastic Cloud Server (ECS) is a cloud server that provides scalable, on-demand computing resources for secure, flexible, and efficient applications.

Progressive Knowledge

ECS knowledge for users from beginner level to expert level


ECS application scenarios and types are provided to help you quickly select your desired type to match services. This facilitates rapid service migration to HUAWEI CLOUD.

Service Overview


After creating an ECS, you can log in to it and initialize data disks in multiple ways to start your ECS.

Logging in to an ECS

Initializing Data Disks


Several ECS APIs and calling examples help you manage ECSs, disks, images, snapshots, network, and security groups.

API Reference


ECS billing modes and configurations are available for you to select.

Billing Mode

Custom Config

Be a Power User

You can modify ECS specifications, change ECS OSs, configure security group rules, and adjust quotas based on service requirements. Additionally, you can view monitoring metrics and audit logs in real time to determine ECS health statuses.

Common Operations

Network Security

Resource Management

O&M and Monitoring