Tencent Cloud allows you to create a CLB instance on the official purchase page or via API. The two methods are detailed below:
You can purchase a CLB instance on Tencent Cloud official website. Private network CLB instances are free of charge, while public network CLB instances charge instance fees on an hourly pay-as-you-go basis. You can purchase public network on CVM. For more information on the network billing modes, please see Public Network Billing.
For the purchase method for bill-by-CVM accounts, please see Purchase Methods. For users of bill-by-IP accounts, the purchase steps are as follows:
The beta test of static single-line IP is only available in Jinan, Hangzhou, Fuzhou, Shijiazhuang, Wuhan, and Changsha. Please contact your sales rep if you need to join the beta.
To purchase a CLB instance via API, please see CreateLoadBalancer in Introduction.