The homepage of the Log Service console consists of the Resource Reports, Import Data, Projects, Beginner's Guide, New Features, 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. It also displays the daily data 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 see the billing items and pricing of the items.Resource reports

Log Application

This section provides applications that are suitable for common and popular log data scenarios.

  • COVID-19 Pandemic Analysis

    Allows you to analyze COVID-19 pandemic data, visualize data analysis results by using charts and dashboards, and create alerts for the data.

  • Cost Manager

    Allows you to analyze bills and reduce the costs of your cloud services.

  • Log Audit Service

    Allows you to collect and audit logs from cloud services that belong to different accounts or reside in different regions.

  • Kubernetes Event Center

    Allows you to monitor Kubernetes events.

  • Data Lab

    Allows you to use simulated data or existing datasets to perform operations in Log Service.


Data Import

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

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


This section displays 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.
  • Learning Path: provides a learning path of Log Service.
  • Contact Us: provides four methods (DingTalk, WeChat, Zhihu, and Youku) that you can use to contact Log Service technical support.
  • More: provides the billing rules and permission management of Log Service.

New Features

This section displays the new features of the Log Service console.New Features


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. To add a Logstore to your watchlist, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the Log Service console.
  2. Click a project in the Projects section.
  3. Click the Attention icon of the Logstore that you want to add to your watchlist on the Logstores tab.
  4. Select a watchlist.
    • Add to Watchlist of Current Project
      On the Log Management page, you can view the Logstore that you added to your project watchlist.Add to Watchlist of Current Project
    • Add to Global Watchlist
      On the homepage of the Log Service console, you can view the Logstore that you added to your global watchlist.Add to Global Watchlist