Setting up your OVH Virtual Private Server
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Virtual Private Server (VPS) from OVH

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Virtual PBX with OVH

Creating an OVH account

Create VPS

Connect to your Linux VPS

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Creating an OVH account

  1. Go to https://www.ovh.com/ and choose your region.
  2. Click “Web Control Panel” and “Create your account”.
  3. Fill in your personal details and enter billing information.
  4. For more information you can visit OVH online guides.

Create VPS

After setting up an account, you can proceed to create a new machine.

  1. Go to this link https://www.ovh.com/us/vps/vps-ssd.xml
  2. Select a VPS SSD server from the available options.

  1. If you have 4-8 simultaneous calls and up to 10 extensions, VPS SSD1 will suffice. Otherwise select VPS2 SSD2.

  1. In the “My Location” section select the location closest to you.

  1. Go to “My OS” and set the Version to “Debian 8 (Jessie) 64 bits”.
  2. Click “Continue”. The VPS will be created. You will receive an email when the server is ready which will contain IP information and connection details.

Connect to your Linux VPS

  1. Download putty and launch putty.exe.

  1. In the “Host Name” section enter the VPS name (e.g. vps343564.ovh.net or its IP Address - refer to the email you received from OVH)
  2. Select “SSH” and press “Open”.
  3. A certificate warning will appear - press “Yes”.  
  4. Enter the username and password when prompted.
  5. You have successfully connected via SSH to your Debian VPS OVH server.
  6. You can now proceed to install 3CX - Read how here.

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