Software-Defined Datacentre

All the Software-Defined technologies to build and manage your Cloud

Your Software-Defined Datacentre

A Software-Defined Datacentre pack is comprised of at least 2 INTEL Hosts + 2 datastores or 2 VSAN Hosts (soon), and of 4,000 vLANs to deploy your private networks.
Create an unlimited number of VMs and your own network services from the VMware® vSphere hypervisor and NSX.
Resize your infrastructure at any time by adding and deleting resources.

Software-Defined Network, NSX included

Firewall, load balancer, security rules… all these features are available from your vSphere.

Software-Defined Computing , vCenter included

vSphere + Enterprise Plus licence included to create and manage an unlimited number of VMs on fully-dedicated Hosts.

Software-Defined Storage, VSAN

VSAN All Flash (SSD) Hosts for extreme performance, configured in RAID. Intel Hosts and NFS datastores also available.

On demand, automatic, all-inclusive

  • On-demand resources
  • Hourly or monthly billing
  • Your additional resources delivered in 5 min
  • Automatic deployment
  • Customer support 24/7/365
  • Single or Multi Datacentre
  • Enterprise Plus licence included
  • Guaranteed 1.5 Gbps bandwidth
  • Unlimited traffic
  • 4,000 preconfigured VLANs
  • Hardware 100% managed by OVH
  • Secured web access to your vSphere
International certifications

Our best-selling configurations

These starter packs have the most frequently ordered configurations of "hosts + storage + options"
They are flexible and can be modified as you want.

Pack M

2 x M Host:
2 x Xeon E5-1620v2
4 cores/8 threads
3.7 GHz
2 x 32 GB RAM

2 x 1.2 TB NFS Datastore
vCenter + vSphere
Enterprise Plus licence included
NSX included
£587.00 ex. VAT

L Pack/3.6 TB/vROps

2 x Host L:
2 x Xeon E5-2690v2
10 cores/20 threads
3 GHz
2 x 64 GB RAM

2 x 1.2 TB NFS Datastore
1 x SSD Accelerated datastore
1.2 TB NFS
vCenter + vSphere
Enterprise Plus licence included
NSX included
+ vRealize Operations
£1,199.00 ex. VAT


2 x VSAN Hosts:
2 x Xeon E5-1620v2
4 cores/8 threads
2.5 GHz
2 x 32 GB RAM
1.8 TB All Flash SSD

2 x 1.2 TB NFS Datastore
vCenter + vSphere
Enterprise Plus licence included
NSX included

Custom Pack

Need more power? Discover our series of customised Hosts.

Discover the OVH Academy

Our free training sessions on the VMware vSphere environment

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Choose your starter pack

You can order your pack and all its possible additional resources in the datacentre of your choice. OVH then provides your fully dedicated servers (Hosts) and disk racks (datastores), automatically configured in high availability inside the VMware environment. It's up to you to activate NSX (optional if not part of the pack) during the initial order or after delivery.


Create your VMs in vSphere

30 minutes* later, you will receive your login and password to access the vSphere interface and create your VMs to manage your cloud. Take advantage of NSX (SDN) to quickly deploy your security policy and components such as firewall, load balancer, etc.. in a few minutes, directly inside vSphere!


Add additional resources

Depending on your needs, you can resize your infrastructure with:
- Additional resources (host, datastores)
- Additional options: NSX, vROps, Veeam Backup, IPs.

* Average delivery time

Do you need to add a Firewall, a Load Balancer, an SSL VPN...or other security services to your platform?
How healthy is your infrastructure?
Need to manage your QoS?
Services included




Security & SLA

OVH Academy


Images & Licences

Veeam Backup

IP Addresses


Dedicated Connect

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

Private Cloud: your business booster

"The core of our business now is based on the OVH Private Cloud; we have built a huge highly available architecture. Private Cloud is fantastic for us"

Max Lyth, Technical Operation Manager of Lineup Systems.

International certifications and awards

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