Due to license constraints, the minimum lease for Apple silicon-as-a-Service is 24 hours. As a result, a Mac mini can only be deleted after a minimum allocation period of 24 hours.
Each Mac mini can have one IPv4 IP address and one IPv6 subnet (
It is not yet possible to reinstall your Mac mini, however, it will be soon. To have a fresh macOS installation, you have to delete your Instance and create a new one.
You can backup your Mac mini using a backup solution of your choice.
For example restic for backups from the command line, or Arq Backup for backups from a graphical interface. Both solutions allow you to store your backups safely on our Object Storage.
For security reasons, the SMTP ports on Apple silicon machines are blocked. It is therefore not possible to send emails from your Mac mini.