For Cloud Servers

In the Infrastructure > Servers section of the Cloud Panel, all of the servers you have configured are listed in a table. This table lists the most important information about the individual servers.

Name: Name assigned to the server. You can change the server name at any time.

Status: Current status of the server. You can change the status of the server at any time by clicking the status.

  • On: The server is running.

  • Off: The server is turned off.

  • Starting: The server is being turned on.

  • Restarting: The server is being restarted.

  • Server is being created: The server is being created. The progress is shown as a percentage.

  • Configuring: The configuration of the server is being adjusted.

  • Turning off: The server is being turned off.

  • Deleting: The server is being deleted.

Backup: This section indicates whether a backup plan has been configured for the server and backups are being made regularly.

  • Green: A backup package has been set up, the Backup Agent has been installed on the server, a backup plan has been configured, and regular backups are being made.

  • Yellow: A backup package has been set up, the Backup Agent has been installed on the server, but no backup plan has been configured.

  • Red: The Backup Agent has not been installed on the server and no backup plan has been configured.

IP: This shows the IP address assigned to the server. If multiple IP addresses have been assigned to the server, an icon appears to indicate the number of IP addresses assigned. To view all IP addresses, hover over the icon.

Type: Selected IONOS server configuration

OS: Operating system of the server

Warnings: If you monitor your server with a monitoring policy, you will receive a notification when the preset thresholds are exceeded. Additionally, alerts are displayed when backups complete with warnings or errors or when the server is not protected by backups. These alerts are not displayed if Backup Agent is not installed on the server.

Data Center: This shows the chosen IONOS Data Center where the server is hosted.

To access more information about the desired server, click on the server's name. The details displayed contain the following additional information:

Description: Description of the server. You can change the description at any time.

Host: Displays the host.

User: User name with which you log in to the server.

Initial Password: Displays the initial password that you can use to log in to the server.

DNS Hostname: Displays the DNS hostname. The DNS hostname is a unique name for the server. It consists of a host name and a domain name.

Source: Source of the server's operating system.

Operating System: Operating system of the server.

Licenses: Displays the licenses of the additional applications installed.

Plesk: This area displays the credentials of the administrator account for Plesk. This area is only visible if you have installed Plesk.

IPv6 Subnet: Shows the IPv6 subnet.

IP: Shows the IPv4 and IPv6 addresses assigned to the server.

Configuration: Configuration of the server.

  • Type: Selected configuration

  • CPU: Number of virtual main processors (vCPU) configured for the server.

  • RAM: Memory allocated to the server.

  • SSD: Hard disk space allocated to the server.

Block Storage: Displays the block storage allocated to the server.

Firewall Policies: Listing of the server's public IP addresses and associated firewall policies.


If you do not assign a firewall policy to the server, then you can only access it using the KVM console. If you have set up a private network, access is also possible through another server.

Load Balancer: Lists the assigned load balancers

Private Networks: Indicates whether a private network has been created

Snapshot: Indicates whether a snapshot has been created. This area is displayed only if you have created a snapshot. A snapshot is a snapshot of your server's data. If you have created a snapshot, you can restore the captured state of your server's data at any time.

Backup: Indicates whether the server is protected by backups

Monitoring Policy: Monitoring policy that is used to monitor the server. You can assign a different monitoring policy to the server at any time.

Data center: IONOS Data center where the server is hosted

Creation date: Date on which server was created

History: The History section displays all the actions that you have performed in the the Infrastructure > Server section of the Cloud Panel.

You can find more information here:

Cloud Servers

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