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OVHcloud importer can import, historize and process monitoring data from OVH Cloud.


You can find the configuration option in at Environment settings > OneImporter > Configurations > OVHcloud.

Here you can edit all existing configurations, create new configurations or delete existing configurations. To add a new configuration enter a Name for your importer and an Entity suffix (default: -ovh-cloud) to clearly identify your OVHcloud entities.
Note that the Entity suffix is fixed and cannot be changed afterwards.

Click Add to proceed to the configuration.

To edit an existing configurations click the arrow on the left of your importer name to expand the configuration options.

Following configuration options are available:

Field Description Advice
Name Meaningful name Add the word "OVHcloud" to identify importer when viewing the logs
Active Option to activate and deactivate the configuration. Data is only imported if the configuration is activated.
Consumer key Enter your OVHcloud consumer key Only GET on /* access is needed.
Create OVHcloud API Token
Credential (appKey + appSecret) Select you credential containing app key and app secret. Only GET on /* access is needed.
Create OVHcloud API Token
Executing OneImporter Select a OneImporter to import the data based on the importer configuration. Requires installed OneImporter: Installation instruction
Schedule time (cron format) Determine the frequency of imports in CRON format Learn more about CRON format:

Table: OVHcloud configuration parameters


The following image is an example of a OVHcloud configuration: OVHcloud importer configuration Figure: Example of a OVHcloud configuration

Create an API token

The following video shows you how to create an API token for the OVHcloud importer configuration in


The OneImporter imports OVHcloud data based on a specific configuration it in entities with a suffix defined by you (default: -ovh-cloud). To view the imported instances in, select 'Asset & Configuration Repository → Instance Viewer'. There you can select your specific instance and click it for a detailed view in the instance history viewer.

The following image is an example of imported OVHcloud data: OVHcloud instance overview
Figure: Overview of OVHcloud instance (left) and topology of related instances (right)