Anycast Elastic IP Address (Anycast EIP) is a service that you can use to improve the availability of your Internet-facing services and the quality of Internet connections. Before you use the Anycast EIP service, you must create an Anycast EIP. After an Anycast EIP is created, the system allocates a public IP address to the Anycast EIP. This way, you can use the Anycast EIP to communicate with the Internet.
- Log on to the Anycast EIP console.
- On the Anycast Elastic IP Addresses page, click Create Anycast EIP.
- On the buy page, set the following parameters.
Parameter Description Region Select the area from which you want to access the Internet. Default value: Outside Mainland China. Instance Spec Select the specification of the Anycast EIP. Default value: Standard. Billing Method Select a billing method. Default value: Pay-By-Data-Transfer. For more information about the billing of Anycast EIP, see Billing. Name Enter a name for the Anycast EIP.
The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length, and can contain letters, digits, underscores (_), and hyphens (-). It must start with a letter.
Quantity The number of the Anycast EIP instance.
- Click Activate Now.