General Purpose
Virtual Instances

Production-grade cloud instances designed for scalable infrastructure. Launch demanding services with local NVMe SSDs and high-end CPUs.

Launch your instance
Starting at

per month
or €0.078/hour

Powered by up to 48 AMD EPYC cores and DDR4 ECC RAM.

Backed by replicated local NVMe SSD storage.

Supplied with unmetered transfer and up to 10 Gbit/s internal bandwidth.

Use Cases for General Purpose Instances

Reliable Production Environment

General Purpose Instances have been designed to host your production environments with a service level agreement (SLA) of 99.99 %. You can run servers in seconds directly from the console or using the command-line interface (CLI) and create fleets of instances customizing first boot with the cloud-init standard.

High Performance Computing

With high-end AMD EPYC cores and local NVMe SSD storage, General Purpose Instances are ready to host your high computing workloads. You can use them for batch processing, parallel computing or data manipulation, whether it is one-time or recurring. Depending on your needs, you can scale up or down in a minute.

Business Services

General Purpose Instances can securely run your business applications as your customer-relationship management (CRM) or your enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. You can restrict access to your instances using security groups and backup or restore your data in a few clicks. Also, that data can easily be stored on our Object Storage.

Simple & Predictable Pricing

General Purpose Virtual Instances offer high-end performances at the best price. It includes a server, a volume and an IPv4, which let you run your applications, processes and services with ease.

NamevCPUsMemorySSD StorageBandwidthPrice
400 Mbits/s€39.00/mo
500 Mbits/s€79.00/mo
16 AMD EPYC64 GB600 GB
600 Mbits/s€159.00/mo
32 AMD EPYC128 GB600 GB
1 Gbit/s€299.00/mo
48 AMD EPYC256 GB600 GB
2 Gbit/s€569.00/mo
Our prices are VAT exclusive.

Powerful Tools at Your Disposal


Customize first boot

First boot of your General Purpose Instances can be customized using the cloud-init standard. It allows to create clones and scale your infrastructure easily.

Discover cloud-init

Backup & Restore

You can backup and restore your General Purpose Instances at any time, directly from the console. This lets you revert your servers if needed or create replicas at a glance.

Backup your instances

Stateful firewall

With security groups, you can define network rules and policies. It allows you to choose who can access to your server and which ports can be open to the world.

Configure security groups

Distributions & InstantApps

Ready-to-use distributions and applications in a click.

Ubuntu, Debian and most used operating systems are available on General Purpose Instances. They can be installed directly from the console, as well as InstantApps as GitLab or WordPress.

Discover distributions & InstantApps

Developer Tools

CLI, API, DevOps tools and more.

Scaleway has designed a set of tools to support developers in the deployment, configuration, orchestration and automation of infrastructures, whatever their size and type.

Discover developer tools