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LinkVisual:Purchase an IoT Platform instance of the video type

Last Updated:May 19, 2022

To use LinkVisual, you must purchase an IoT Platform instance of the video type. You can connect devices to the instance and manage business in the instance. This article describes how to purchase an IoT Platform instance of the video type.


IoT Platform is activated.


  1. Log on to the IoT Platform console.

  2. On the Instance Overview page, click Purchase Instance in the Purchase Enterprise Edition Instance section.

  3. On the buy page, select an instance type based on your business requirements and specify other parameters.

    In this example, set Type to Video Type, and then specify Public Bandwidth for Videos and Video Storage Space. For more information, see Purchase Enterprise Edition instances.

After the instance is purchased, the system assigns an instance name by default, such as iot-cn-z2q1***. You can find the instance on the Instance Overview page and click the instance name to go to the Instance Details page. On this page, you can view the instance specifications.

What to do next

After you purchase the instance, create a product and add a video device to the product based on your business requirements.