CloudMonitor manages the Alibaba Cloud resources and Internet applications.  The functions of CloudMonitor are to collect monitoring metrics for Alibaba Cloud resources, to detect Internet connectivity, and to set alarms for the monitoring metrics.

CloudMonitor can monitor ECS, ApsaraDB, Server Load Balancer and other types of Alibaba Cloud service resources. Moreover, it monitors Internet application availability using common network protocols such as HTTP and ICMP.     It gives you the complete information about the usage and performance and the real-time status of the Alibaba Cloud resources. When an issue occurs, the quick notification service enables you to take responsive actions. It also helps the applications to run smoothly without any disruptions.