To store snapshots of resource configuration changes as objects in Object Storage Service (OSS), you must specify the target OSS bucket.

Background information

For more information about OSS, see What is OSS?

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Cloud Config console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Settings.
  3. In the Audit Record Storage section, turn on the Content Storage switch.
  4. Set the OSS bucket to store resource snapshots.
    You can create an OSS bucket or select an existing OSS bucket.
    • Select an existing OSS bucket

      For more information about how to create a bucket in the OSS console, see Create buckets.

    • Create an OSS bucket in the Cloud Config console

      In the OSS Bucket field, enter a name that follows the naming rules in the OSS console. For more information about the naming rules, see Create buckets. You can view the created OSS bucket on the Buckets page in the OSS console.

    You can enable AES256 or Key Management Service (KMS) encryption for server-side encryption in OSS. For more information, see Server-side encryption.

    OSS Bucket
  5. Click OK.

What to do next

After the snapshots of resource configuration changes are stored in the OSS bucket, you can view them in the OSS console.
  1. Log on to the OSS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Buckets.
  3. On the Buckets page that appears, find the target bucket by searching or filtering.
  4. Click the name of the target bucket.
  5. On the bucket details page that appears, click Files on the left-side navigation submenu.

    On the Files page that appears, you can view the snapshots of resource configuration changes. The path of each snapshot is in the format of /ACSLogs/AccountId/Config/RegionId/yyyy/mm/dd/.