Private Cloud

The best of VMware virtualization on a 100% dedicated infrastructure.
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The power of dedicated hardware, the flexibility of the Cloud

The Private Cloud is a unique solution on the market providing the scalability of the Cloud on a 100% dedicated hardware infrastructure. The virtualization of your infrastructure is done using VMware technology and is fully managed by OVH.
All you need to do now is create unlimited VMs using the vSphere interface!

Dedicated Cloud

A versatile solution for all your projects

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  • vCenter + vSphere as a service
  • Enterprise Plus license included
  • AMD Hosts
  • Up to 2,000 VxLANs (inter VM)
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Software Defined Datacenter

The uncompromising high performance solution

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  • vCenter + vSphere as a service
  • Enterprise Plus license included
  • INTEL Hosts
  • Up to 4,000 vLANs (inter VM/dedicated servers/...)
  • Software Defined Network NSX included
  • Software Defined Storage with vSAN



The best of 3 worlds, combined into the Private Cloud!

Isolation, power, flexibility, high availability and Software-Defined technologies

Private Cloud is the result of several years of research alongside VMware and aimed at bringing a high-value added service to the market. Using OVH's know-how, the Private Cloud combines the best features of three types of infrastructure with the power of software defined technologies like NSX or VSAN, in order to provide you with the latest generation of the cloud resolutely designed for professionals.

Data center Total control
Controlled security
Maximum freedom
Dedicated network

Data center

Dedicated resources Maximum I/O
Choice of hardware
Transparency and isolation
vCenter, vSphere as a Service

Dedicated resources

Cloud Flexibility
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Private Cloud

Designed for professionals

Flexibility and scalability

Do you need to resize your infrastructure quickly to deal with traffic spikes? With Private Cloud, you can add or remove additional resources on demand, with monthly or hourly billing.

Ideal for:

  • E-commerce
  • Web agencies
  • Software publishers
  • SaaS solutions
Security and compliance

Each Private Cloud infrastructure is 100% dedicated to each customer. The solution complies with the ISO 27001, CSA STAR, SOC I and II type 2 and PCI DSS certifications.

Ideal for:

  • The public sector
  • Resellers
  • The banking sector
  • Security solutions
  • The e-commerce sector
Predictable expenses

Manage your budget with fixed pricing based on your hardware resources. With Private Cloud, you get unlimited traffic, guaranteed bandwidth, and VMware licenses included. No hidden costs!

Ideal for:

  • Startups
  • Resellers
  • Administrators
  • The e-commerce sector
Private, managed, high availability infrastructure

OVH takes care of hardware virtualization and management. If there is an incident, your dedicated hardware is automatically replaced, which guarantees your infrastructure's high-availability.

Ideal for:

  • Reducing your administration costs
  • Improving your QoS
  • Switching to OPEX
VMware as a Service

Do you already use VMware solutions internally? Are your environments on ESXi? No need to change your habits with Private Cloud, get exactly the same vSphere environments, plus OVH expertise!

Ideal for:

  • Outsourcing your infrastructures
  • Your disaster recovery plans (DRP)
  • Hybrid infrastructures
  • Exploiting your internal VMware expertise
Rapid and scalable implementation

Scale your infrastructure to suit your usage and growth, and get dedicated resources delivered in an hour!

Ideal for:

  • Adding temporary or long-term projects
  • Traffic spikes
  • Excess workload
Services included


Anti-DDoS protection


Security & SLA

OVH Academy


Images & Licenses

Veeam Backup

IP Addresses


OVHCloud Connect

(1) Based on packs. Also available as an option.

Private Cloud: your business booster

"OVH's own network is the extra layer of security we were looking for"

Julien Maitrehenry, IT Director .

Why is the Private Cloud so competitive compared to other solutions on the market?

Unlimited VMs
From inside the vSphere interface, create an unlimited number of VMs.
VMware licenses included
The cost of licenses is included in the price of the Hosts
Managed by OVH
The virtualization of your dedicated hardware is fully managed by OVH
Prices are all-inclusive
Guaranteed bandwidth, unlimited traffic, no hidden fees.

International certifications and awards