You can create an Elastic IP Address (EIP), then bind it to an ECS or SLB instance of the VPC network, or a NAT Gateway. The EIP then acts as a public IP to provide the resource with Internet access.


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. Click Create EIP.
  3. Configure the EIP according to the following information, and then click Buy Now to complete the payment.
    Configuration Description

    Select the region of the EIP.

    Make sure that the EIP and the resource you want to bind it to are in the same region.

    Network traffic The EIP is charged by traffic usage. For more information, see Pay-As-You-Go billing.
    Max Bandwidth Set a peak bandwidth for the EIP.
    Quantity Select the number of EIPs you want to create with the same configurations.