An introduction to the HP Cloud

HP Cloud home page

Note: This gallery summarizes the steps in two associated blog posts: "How to set up an HP Cloud account" and "How to create and destroy an HP cloud server." See the individual posts for more detailed steps and explanation.

The HP Cloud landing page is at This public cloud service is available for anyone to use. It’s new and, for the time being, it’s cheap.

Before creating a VM (Virtual Machine), you must set up an HP Cloud account. Press the big Get Started Now button.

Click the Console link top right to get to Login page.

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