Scaleway Product Documentation

Dive into the doc and tutorials, watch our videos and jump into code.

First steps

Scaleway is the only cloud provider to offer three different ecosystems of products and services, for a wide range of hosting and cloud needs. Scaleway Datacenter is our private data center colocation solution, Scaleway Dedibox offers you dedicated servers for maximum control, while Scaleway Elements provides a comprehensive ecosystem of virtual instances and cloud products.

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.
How ToLearn how to create and manage all your resources from the Scaleway console.
TutorialsLearn how to use your Scaleway resources with third-party tools to take your deployments even further.
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.
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.
ChangelogWe summarize all the changes that have been made to a given product over a period of time. We list the new features, enhancements, bugs, and other changes in reverse chronological order.
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.

Onboarding 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 Onboarding guide (PDF, 2.6MB)
Learn more about Scaleway products through the Products Documentation PDF.