The homepage of the Log Service console consists of the Resource Reports, Log Application, Import Data, Projects,and Watchlist sections.

Resource Reports

  • This section displays the write traffic, read traffic, number of read operations, index size, and the size of data in all projects of the current account on the previous day. This section also displays the daily growth rate of each metric.
  • A billing calculator is provided in this section. You can use the calculator to estimate costs.
  • You can click Buy Resource Plan in this section to view the billing items and their prices.Resource reports

Log Application

This section provides applications that are developed for typical and popular log data-related scenarios. These applications include COVID-19 Pandemic Analysis, Cost Manager, and Log Audit Service. For more information, see Log application.


Import Data

This section displays more than 50 data sources supported by Log Service. These data sources can be divided into the following four types:
  • Cloud service logs
  • Custom code logs
  • Open source or commercial software logs
  • Data import
Data sources

You can select a data source and configure the data import to collect log data.


This section displays the projects that have been created. You can create, edit, and delete the projects. For more information, see Manage a project.Projects

Beginner's Guide

This section provides information about the following topics:
  • Beginner's Guide: describes the basic features of Log Service based on the log collection workflow.
  • More: provides the billing rules and permission management of Log Service.
Beginner's guide


This section displays the resources you customized in Log Service. In this section, you can locate the frequently used resources and access the resources with a single click.

  1. Log on to the Log Service console.
  2. Click the destination project in the Projects section.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Log Storage > Logstores. Find the destination Logstore and click the attantion icon.
  4. Select a watchlist.
    • Add to Following List of Current Project

      On the Log Storage page, you can view the Logstore that you added to your project following list.

    • Add to Global Following List

      On the homepage of the Log Service console, you can view the Logstore that you have added to your global following list.