Scaleway Product Documentation

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First Steps

Welcome to Scaleway Product Documentation! We have everything you need to learn how to build, deploy and scale your applications. From creating your account and starting your first Instance, to configuring advanced product features and integrating third party tools, we can guide you every step of the way. Everything is explained through comprehensive tutorials with multiple code samples. We also have user guides, and reference documentation to help developers make the most of our products and services.


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The goal of this platform is to provide you with information about all the resources in the Scaleway Ecosystem and the procedures you should follow to get the best experience from our products and services. You will find concepts, how-tos, beginner and advanced tutorials, API documentation and videos.

To help you find content in the most effective way, Scaleway has organised its content into several types, each with its own focus.

Content TypeDescription
ConceptsExplanation-oriented, we explain a core concept in simple terms with architecture diagrams.
QuickstartsLearn how to create and use resources with a few straightforward steps.
How ToLearn how to create and manage all your resources from the Scaleway console.
API and CLI DocumentationLearn all the rules and protocols to build and interact with Scaleway applications through the code or the command line.
Reference ContentWe provide detailed information on various specific subjects.
TroubleshootingWe give solutions to help you resolve known issues and prevent common problems.
VideosIf you prefer to get your information by video rather than text, we offer a range of videos as an alternative to our written documentation.
TutorialsLearn how to use your Scaleway resources with third-party tools to take your deployments even further.
FAQFrequently asked questions about the Scaleway ecosystem.
DevelopersA complete guide to our API, giving you the tools and references you need to manage your Scaleway products and services in your code or command line.

Quickstart Guide

The goal of this document is to provide clients with information about every resource in the Scaleway ecosystem and the procedures they should follow to get the best experience from the Scaleway services.

Scaleway Quickstart Guide (PDF, 2.62MB)
Learn more about Scaleway products through the Products Documentation PDF.