Operations reports allow you to query offline analytics data of accelerated domain names in specified time periods. You can learn about the states of accelerated domain names and your business by analyzing the data.

Prerequisites

Domain names that you want to accelerate are added in the Dynamic Route for CDN (DCDN) console. If the domain names are not added, add them. For more information, see Add a domain name.

Description

An operations report contains the following metrics: PV/UV, Regions and ISPs, Domain Names, Popular Referer Headers, Popular URLs,Popular Back-to-origin URLs, and Top Client IPs. You must customize an operations report before you can create a tracking task. After a tracking task is created, an operations report is sent to your email address. You can analyze the operations report to learn about the states of accelerated domain names.
Metric Description
PV/UV Allows you to query page views (PV) and unique visitors (UV) of accelerated domain names by time.
Regions and ISPs Displays the visit distribution by region and Internet service provider (ISP). You can select regions that are inside or outside mainland China. You can specify a time period to query the information.
Domain Names Displays the rank, traffic, traffic proportion, peak bandwidth, peak time, and visits of each accelerated domain name.
Popular Referer Headers Displays the traffic, traffic proportion, visits, and visit proportion of popular referer headers.
Popular URL Displays popular URLs based on specified query conditions. Queries by status code are supported.
Popular Back-to-origin URLs Displays popular back-to-origin URLs based on specified query conditions. Queries by status code are supported.
Top Client IPs Displays top client IP addresses based on specified query conditions. Ranking by traffic or number of requests is supported.

Customize an operations report

Before you use the operations report feature, you must customize it. The log data may not be up-to-date. Therefore, an operations report that is customized today is typically generated the next day. For example, if you customize an operations report on February 20, 2021, the operations report is generated on February 21, 2021.

  1. Log on to the DCDN console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click choose Logs > Operations Reports.
  3. On the Operations Reports tab, click Customize Operations Report.
  4. In the Customize Operations Report dialog box, set the following parameters.
    Customize an operations report
    Parameter Description
    Domain Names Select one or more accelerated domain names for the operations report.
    Report Contents Select one or more report contents for the operations report.
  5. Click OK and the system prompts that The custom operations report is created.

Create a tracking task

You must customize a report for a tracking task before report data can be generated. If you create a tracking task as a RAM user, make sure that the operations report is customized. After the tracking task is created, an operations report is sent to your email address.
Note
  • The operations report feature is in the trial run stage. An Alibaba Cloud account or a RAM user can create at most three tracking tasks.
  • The log date may not be up-to-date. Therefore, it may take a long period of time to generate the data. The system sends an operations report only when all required data is retrieved.
  1. Log on to the DCDN console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click choose Logs > Operations Reports.
  3. On the Operations Reports page, click the Tracking Tasks tab.
  4. Click Create Task and set the following parameters.
    Create a tracking task
    Parameter Description
    Task Name Enter a name for the tracking task.
    Report Type Select a type. You can select only one of the following options: Daily Report, Weekly Report, and Monthly Report.
    • Daily Report: After the log data of the previous day is collected, the system sends the operations report to the specified email address.
    • Weekly Report: After the log data of the previous calendar week is collected, the system sends the operations report to your email address.
    • Monthly Report: After the log data of the previous calendar month is collected, the system sends the operations report to your email address.
    Email Address Enter an email address to receive the operations report. You can enter multiple email addresses. Separate them with commas (,).
    Domain Names Select accelerated domain names for the operations report.
    Report Content Select report contents for the operations report.
  5. Click OK and the system prompts that The tracking task is created.
    After the tracking task is created, do not delete the report content when you customize the operations report. Otherwise, the system prompts an error (the report ID is displayed) when you click Edit to view the tracking task. In this case, the operations report is not customized and cannot be sent to your email address. For more information about report IDs and metrics, see Report IDs and metrics.

Report IDs and metrics

The following table lists the correlation between report IDs and metrics.
Report ID Name Metric Calculation method
2 TopUrlByAcc Popular URLs by Request Sort by number of URLs.
4 TopUrlByTraf Popular URLs by Traffic

Sort by traffic. An increase of traffic increases the coefficient of the TCP packet header.

6 TopReferByAcc Popular Referer by Request Sort by number of visits.
8 TopReferByTraf Popular Referer by Traffic

Sort by traffic. An increase of traffic increases the coefficient of the TCP packet header.

10 OriginTopUrlByAcc Popular Back-to-origin URLs by Request Sort by number of URLs.
12 OriginTopUrlByTraf Popular Back-to-origin URLs by Traffic

Sort by traffic. An increase of traffic increases the coefficient of the TCP packet header.

14 TopIpByAcc Top Client IPs by Request Sort by number of visits initiated by client IP addresses.
16 TopIpByTraf Top Client IPs by Traffic

Sort by traffic. An increase of traffic increases the coefficient of the TCP packet header.

18 DomainByTraf Popular Domain Names by Traffic Sort by traffic of domain names.
20 DomainPvUv PV/UV
  • PV: Sort by daily visits.
  • UV: Sort by visits initiated by independent IP addresses. Each IP address is counted only once.
22 AreaTrafStat Visit Distribution by Region Collects statistics about the regions from which the visits are initiated.
24 IspTrafStat Distribution of ISPs Collects statistics about the ISPs that the clients use.