Pre-configured Operating Systems and Templates

Get a Cloud Server up and running in a matter of minutes by choosing from our pre-configured Templates and Operating Systems. Templates are updated continuously based on the characteristics of each hypervisor. Providing the widest range of choice and compatibility is our top priority.

The Windows Server license is included in the cost-per-hour of the Cloud Server.

Calculate the cost of your preferred configuration with our online calculator.

Aruba offers a choice of simple "Operating System" templates and “task specific” templates with preinstalled and pre-configured software for free. For details on the software and configurations, please visit our Knowledge Base.

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(*) We remind you that the Windows 2008 R2 64bit - SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard, FreeNAS 8.0.1 64bit, pfSense 2.0 64bit, Openfiler 2.99 64bit and Endian Firewall Community 2.5 templates are not available for the Cloud Server Smart

Windows Server and Antivirus protection included in the price!

Our Cloud Servers with Windows template come with either Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition or Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Edition.

The license does not increase the cost of the Cloud Server.

Furthermore each Windows template comes with Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection with no additional cost.

  For more details, please visit our Knowledge Base.


Simple Hosting? Plesk panel included in the price of your Cloud Server Pro!

Through our Cloud services it is possible to buy and manage Plesk licences. Use your Cloud Server for hosting services now!  
Get your Plesk licenses and select the type and number of extensions you prefer. The licences have a cost-per-month and with each Cloud Server Pro you get one Plesk license for 10 domains completely free.  

  For more details, please visit our Knowledge Base.


Customized Templates Cloud Server Pro

And if you are not satisfied with the Templates and Operating Systems on offer...
In your Cloud Server Pro you can import an entire Virtual Machine from your local infrastructure, the Internet and other Cloud Computing providers, easily and automatically.

  For more details on compatibility, please visit our Knowledge Base.

Create a Cloud Server Pro with a customized template, it's quick and easy!

Find or create your cloud server template

Import your template in your FTP space

Create a Cloud Server Pro using your template

It's done! Your virtual machine is in the Cloud!

Operating systems and applications

Lots of preconfigured templates available, including:


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(*) Aruba will give you a voucher worth €10 to spend on any Cloud product