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Cloud at Customer: Creating High IO Shape Instances in OCI-C (Compute Classic) Results in Account Suspension (Doc ID 2424049.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Compute Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A
Oracle Cloud at Customer - Version N/A to N/A
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Creating an instance with any High IO shape (SSD disks), e.g. OCIO1M or OCIO4M succeeds, but within a few minutes our administrators are notified about a violation in our quotas and our cloud account is suspended.  The only way to resolve the suspension is to delete the instance using the High IO shape.

OCI-C Shapes are documented here:



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