The following table describes the management scenarios in Cloud Config and the API versions that you can call in these scenarios.

Sample scenario Description API version Relationship between different API versions
Compliance packages Manages compliance packages. 2020-09-07 None.
Account groups Manages account groups. 2020-09-07 None.
Monitoring scope Manages the monitoring scope 2019-01-08 None.
Resource Queries the details, number, and statistics of resources. In API version 2020-09-07, API operations are added and classified by account type based on API version 2019-01-08. The account types include the ordinary account, management account, and member account in the relevant resource directory. If specific API operations of these two versions serve the same purpose, we recommend that you use the API operations of version 2020-09-07.
Rules Manages rules and queries compliance evaluation results and reports about resources based on rules. The API operations of version 2020-09-07 are classified by account type. The account types include the ordinary account, management account, and member account in the relevant resource directory.
Delivery channels Manages delivery channels. The API operations of version 2020-09-07 are updated based on version 2019-01-08 and allow you to configure the delivery content and the destination for large files. The API operations are classified into two groups: API operations for ordinary accounts and API operations for management accounts. If specific API operations of these two versions serve the same purpose, we recommend that you use the API operations of version 2020-09-07.