This article describes how to create an f2 instance.


You must use an image that is pre-installed with the Xilinx development environment to create an f2 instance. To obtain the image, open a ticket.


Follow the steps described in creating an ECS instance, However, the following configurations must be selected:

  • Region: Select China East 1 (Hangzhou) > China East 1 Zone B.
  • Instance Type: Select Heterogeneous Computing > FPGA Compute.
  • Image: Click Shared Image, and then select the shared image.
  • Network: Select VPC, and select a created VPC and VSwitch.

Best practice

Use OpenCL on an f2 instance