This topic lists the information that you need to know before you use Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS).

For more information about how to get started with OSS, see Get Started with Object Storage Service.

The following table describes the manuals and guides that can help you utilize OSS.

Resource Description
OSS Developer Guide Describes the core concepts, features, and implementation methods of Alibaba Cloud OSS, as well as examples on how to use the OSS API and SDK.
OSS Best Practices Describes the application scenarios and configuration practice of Alibaba Cloud OSS.
OSS SDK Reference Describes how to use OSS SDK for mainstream programming languages to perform routine operations.
OSS SDK Reference Describes the RESTful API operations supported by Alibaba Cloud OSS and provides related examples.
OSS tools Describes tools provided by Alibaba Cloud to help you manage OSS resources.
Console User Guide Describes all operations supported by the OSS console, a web-based GUI platform used to manage Alibaba Cloud OSS.
IMG User Guide Describes how to use Image Processing (IMG) provided by Alibaba Cloud OSS.