This topic describes how to use the metrics in Cloud Monitor. This topic also provides links for you to view the metrics of different Alibaba Cloud services.


If you need to call Cloud Monitor API operations, you can click the links in the following table to view the parameters of metrics of different Alibaba Cloud services. The parameters include Namespace, MetricName, Dimensions, and Period.

Metrics of Alibaba Cloud services

Level 1 category Level 2 category Alibaba Cloud service
Cloud essentials Elastic computing
CDN and edge computing
Database Relational database
NoSQL database
Data warehouse
Database tools
Security Cloud security
Big data Cloud-native data warehouse
Data lake analytics E-MapReduce
Search and analytics
Big data tools and services
Artificial intelligence (AI) Machine learning platform PAI-EAS inference service
Internet of Things (IoT) IoT and cloud services
Developer services Developer services Log Service
API and tools OpenAPI
Enterprise applications Message queue
Application services
Media services
Industry engine N/A Openad