In order to start scheduling automated & frequent native snapshots of your OVH Compute Instances, you must connect your OVH account.
After connecting the account, Weap.io will automatically import all your OVH Compute Instances and you will be able to choose the ones that should be backed-up, configure the backup frequency and finally the retention policy.
Open your Weap.io dashboard and click the
Provider Backups button located in the top menu. On the page just opened, click the button
Connect cloud account.
In the opened modal, select the
OVH provider and type an intuitive name that will help you easily recognize the account later. Next, select the location of your OVH account. The default location is Europe. When done, click the
After clicking save, you will be redirected to the OVH authorization page where you must Log In with your OVH account. Remember to select
Unlimited as validity, otherwise Weap.io will not be able to create snapshots when the validity expires.
After authorizing the OVH API access, you will be redirected back to the Weap.io dashboard where you will find the new connected OVH account.
The last thing you have to do is clicking the button
Synchronize account. By doing that, Weap.io will import all your OVH Compute Instances. If you don't press the button, Weap.io will automatically run the synchronization after some minutes.
Once synchronized, all your OVH Compute Instances will be visible and you will be able to configure the backup frequency, retention or even completely pause the backups for some of them.