Creating a New Server With UpCloud’s API

This article describes the usage of our API and how one could go about creating servers with API requests rather than using our Control Panel. All of the examples can also be found from API Documentation. There are three ways to create a server in UpCloud’s IaaS service: from a template by cloning another server […]

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How to Create a New Storage From a Backup

Sometimes instead of restoring a disk from a certain backup, you might want to create an entirely new storage device from a backup. This can be done with Storage Cloning (see 8.14 from the API Doc). You can achieve this with the following API request, whose response will give you the details of the created […]

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Getting Started With UpCloud’s API

We offer a programmable API at https://api.upcloud.com, that encompasses all the functionality of our Control Panel and then some. The first step in getting started with our API is to create an API user. You can do this at the Control Panel’s My Account – Usernames view. We strongly recommend limiting the origin of allowed […]

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API Documentation

Our API Documentation is available in English in either PDF or HTML format. Overview UpCloud enables server resource management in several ways, for instance using our UpCloud Control Panel or a mobile phone app. These management methods are well suited to the most common purposes. However, if you want more sophisticated and automated resource management, […]

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