After you enable the log analysis feature in the console of an Alibaba Cloud service, Log Service collects logs of the Alibaba Cloud service. This topic describes the common operations that you can perform on logs of Alibaba Cloud services in the Log Service console.

Common operations

The following table describes the operations that you can perform after you collect logs of Alibaba Cloud services.

Operation Description
Query and analyze logs Query and analyze logs by using query statements. For more information, see Query logs.
View raw logs View raw logs on the Search & Analysis page.
Perform quick analysis Perform quick analysis on log fields. For more information, see Quick analysis.
Render results into charts Render all query results that match specified query statements into charts. For more information, see Charts.
Configure alerts Configure alerts for existing charts. For more information, see Create an alert rule.
Create a dashboard Create a dashboard and add an analysis chart to the dashboard. For more information, see Add an analysis chart to a dashboard.
Download logs Download logs. To download logs, click Download logs on the Search & Analysis page. For more information, see Download logs.
Transform data Use the data transformation feature to standardize, enrich, distribute, and aggregate data. For more information, see Data transformation.
Consume data Consume the logs that are collected by Log Service. For more information, see Consume logs.
Ship data Ship the logs that are collected by Log Service to storage or computing services such as Object Storage Service (OSS), MaxCompute, or E-MapReduce (EMR). For more information, see Ship logs.

RAM user authorization

If you need to use a RAM user to manage logs of Alibaba Cloud services, you must use your Alibaba Cloud account to authorize the RAM user.

You can use the permission assistant feature to configure permissions for a RAM user. For more information, see Use the permission assistant to grant permissions.