Simple Hosting for Nextcloud

Your Nextcloud storage hosted by Gandi

Automatically deploy your Nextcloud file storage solution on a Gandi hosting plan.

Welcome offer

-50% the first year.

Starting at £4.20/month

Choose your Simple Hosting profile

To use Simple Hosting with Nextcloud, you must already have a domain name at Gandi.

If this is your first Simple Hosting instance, you will get 50% off your first purchase (1, 3, 6, or 12 months).

Included in each plan:

  • Storage expendable up to 2TB (£0.19/GB)
  • Free TLS/SSL certificates
  • Technical support by email
  • Unlimited bandwidth
  • Nextcloud mobile app compatible
  • Automatic configuration of the domain name

Prices for United Kingdom, 20% VAT tax included, in £ (GBP), for A rates. Change

Gandi doesn’t provide Nextcloud support, services or products as provided by Nextcloud GmbH.

Stay in control of your data

Gandi has been an independent actor on the internet for over 20 years, and we are always looking for new ways to help our customers be as independent as possible. This is why we are now offering you the ability to have easy access to your own shared storage space. Nextcloud is currently recognized as an open-source alternative to platforms such as Dropbox, Google Drive, and iCloud.

Nextcloud lets you host your own cloud based file sharing and storage platform, whether you are an individual that just wants to store the photos from your smartphone, or a group that is looking for a way to share files.

With Nextcloud Simple Hosting, we want to facilitate access to this solution by providing you with a Simple Hosting instance that comes with Nextcloud already installed and ready to go. You are then free to manage it according to you needs.

Use cases

Great for individuals
For when you want to have an easy way to store your files and photos on the cloud. Choose the M Simple Hosting plan.
  • Streamlined installation
  • Expandable storage up to 2 TB
  • Nextcloud mobile apps are compatible with Android and iOS
I need a M plan

In just a few minutes, you will have your own Cloud storage platform that is totally under your control.

#Cloud#Confidentiality#Independence
I need a M plan
Ideal for groups
For when you need a simple and reliable solution for storing documents and sharing them with others. Choose the L Simple Hosting plan.
  • Automatically linked to your domain name
  • Nextcloud is an easy and intuitive platform to use for sharing files
  • No user limitations, you are the administrator
I need a L plan

The intuitive and simple Nextcloud interface lets you easily set up a shared storage solution that respects your concerns about the confidentiality of your data.

#Cloud#Open-source#filesharing
I need a L plan
Recommended for small/medium businesses
For when you need a solution for storing and collaborating on work documents with team members or customers.
  • Expandable storage up to 2 TB
  • Compatible with most of the Nextcloud apps
  • Easily manage file sharing
I need a XXL plan

With Nextcloud's advanced features, you have easy access to a professional tool for storing, sharing, and collaborating on documents.

#Cloud#Collaboration#Security#Confidentiality
I need a XXL plan

Included with all the Nextcloud Simple Hosting plans

  • Streamlined installation

    Select your domain name, choose a name for your website, and the rest is done automatically for you. You just need to confirm the security email that we send you, and you'll have a Nextcloud platform ready to go.

  • Linked to your domain name

    Having your Nextcloud platform at Gandi, along with your domain names, allows us to automatically link them together. With the linking done for you, the platform will be accessible in no time at all.

  • Flexibility

    Change the power of your hosting (from S+ to XXL) on the fly, by just clicking on a button. It is easy to meet the needs of a temporary or permanent increase in traffic.

  • Security: Free SSL certificate

    With S+ instances or higher, you can generate free SSL certificates in order to secure data transmission and reassure your website visitors. Learn more about certificates

  • Nextcloud Apps

    Take advantage of the many apps that you can add to extend the possibilities given, such as shared calendars or integrated chat.

  • Expandable storage

    Add up to 2 TB of additional storage to your instance.

  • Stay in control of your data

    You are administrator of the platform and can decide how you want to share your files. You can delegate permissions by user management tools or by a shared link for less-sensitive files.

  • Mobile apps

    You can use Nextcloud mobile apps available from your device's app store to access your files and synchronize photos and documents with those on your smartphone.

  • Hosted in France

    Gandi's datacenters are located in France and in Luxembourg. By default, Nextcloud Simple hosting installations are deployed in France.

How to install Nextcloud

  1. Choose the power of your Nextcloud Simple Hosting instance. We recommend the M plan.
  2. Log into your Gandi account and select the domain name that you want to associate with your Nextcloud storage space.
  3. Choose the complete address for your site (such as mystorage.example.com).
  4. Complete the checkout process and validate the email we send for the SSL Certificate.
  5. You will then receive an email with the information you need to finalize the configuration of your Nextcloud space.

Frequently asked questions - FAQ

What is Nextcloud?

Nextcloud is open-source and free software that allows you to host and share your files easily on the internet. Because it is open source, you are free to install it on your own server, on a Gandi Simple Hosting instance, or even on a Gandi Cloud server. More information about what is Nextcloud.

Which Simple Hosting plan should I choose?

No worries. At Gandi, our hosting solutions are very flexible and let you quickly and instantly upgrade to a higher plan.
We therefore recommend that you start with an M plan in this case, and upgrade if you need more power in order to handle your changing needs.

Can I use Nextcloud apps?

Yes, once your Nextcloud platform has been installed, you are its administrator. You have access to all of the apps that are available and compatible with your version. Just be careful to not add too many so that you needlessly slow down your Nextcloud platform.
Furthermore at the moment the collaborative extensions such as 'Collabora' and 'Online Office' are not supported

I am having some difficulty in accessing or using my Nextcloud storage. What can I do?

If you have problems accessing your Simple Hosting instance, you can find the login information of your Nextcloud platform on your Simple Hosting page in your Gandi account. If you still have problems, feel free to contact our support team.
If you have any difficulty using Nextcloud, you should get in touch with the community through public forums or tutorials. Gandi is not affiliated with Nextcloud GmbH or the Nextcloud community. Gandi customers have no access to Nextcloud Enterprise and the security and stability advantages that this product offers, nor do Gandi customers have access to Nextcloud experienced engineers for support.

Can I update the version of my Nextcloud installation?

Yes you can, and you must regularly update the version of Nextcloud that you use. This is done directly from your Nextcloud admin.

You can check what the latest version is directly on the Nextcloud.com website.

I don't have a domain name at Gandi, how can I install a Nextcloud sharing space?

If your domain name is with another registrar, you can choose a Simple Hosting instance and manually install Nextcloud on it. You must then manually configure the DNS records at your provider.
If you don't have a domain name at all, it is necessary to first register one before you can install your site. You can do this here.

Your cloud storage space at Gandi

Select one of your domain names at Gandi and follow the instructions. Installation is done automatically after your order. Your Nextcloud platform will be available in a couple of minutes.

Starting at £4.20/month

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