Tencent Cloud CBS supports the monthly subscription and pay-as-you-go billing modes. You need to understand the two billing modes to select an optimal billing solution. For more information, see Billing Overview.
Snapshots are convenient and efficient data protection methods. We recommend that you create snapshots for cloud disks before major business changes. If a business change fails, snapshots can be used to quickly restore the data. For more information, see Snapshot Overview.
After registration and identity verification, you can select a cloud disk type, capacity, billing mode, retention period, automatic renewal, and expiration or in arrears protection based on the requirements of the availability zone where your CVM is located to create cloud disks. For more information, see Creating Cloud Disks.
After you create cloud disks, you need to mount separately purchased cloud disks to CVMs in the same availability zone and initialize the cloud disks. For more information, see the following documents:
After you create cloud disks, you can use snapshots to manually or periodically back up important business data to prevent data loss or damage caused by misoperations, attacks, viruses, or others. For more information, see Creating Snapshots and Scheduled Snapshot.
|Create cloud disks using different methods.||Creating Cloud Disks|
|Mount a cloud disk to a CVM in the same availability zone and set automatic cloud disk mounting.||Mounting Cloud Disks|
|Initialize cloud disks based on actual requirements.||Initialization Scenarios|
|Expand cloud disks to add storage space.||Cloud Disk Expansion Scenarios|
|Unmount cloud disks and mount them to other CVMs.||Unmounting Cloud Disks|
|Terminate or return a cloud disk.||Terminating cloud disks|
|Create the snapshot of a cloud disk at a specific time point to save the cloud disk data at that time.||Creating Snapshots|
|Use a scheduled snapshot policy to flexibly back up data.||Scheduled Snapshots|
|Delete unnecessary snapshots.||Deleting Snapshots|
|Rollback a cloud disk by using a snapshot, so as to restore the data at the snapshot creation time.||Rolling Back by Using Snapshots|
If you have any doubts or suggestions when using Tencent Cloud CBS products and services, you can submit your feedback through the following channels. Dedicated personnel will contact you to solve your problems.