This topic describes the release notes for Cloud Governance Center and provides links to the relevant references.

October 2022

Feature Change type Description Release date References
Account factory Optimized feature More Alibaba Cloud services are supported when you activate baseline items for Alibaba Cloud services. More than 20 Alibaba Cloud services can be automatically activated. 2022-10-27 Configure the account baseline
LandingZone setup New feature The initialization task feature is updated to the LandingZone setup feature. You can select different blueprints to build landing zones. 2022-10-13 Build a landing zone

September 2022

Feature Change type Description Release date References
Governance health check Optimized feature Governance reports can be downloaded and the procedure to collect data from data sources is optimized. 2022-09-19 View statistics on governance health checks

August 2022

Feature Change type Description Release date References
Account factory Optimized feature A CloudSSO user is automatically bound to an account when you create the account if CloudSSO is activated. 2022-08-04 Configure the account baseline
Account factory Optimized feature Object Storage Service (OSS) and Alibaba Cloud DNS PrivateZone are supported when you activate baseline items for Alibaba Cloud services. 2022-08-04 Configure the account baseline

July 2022

Feature Category Description Release date References
Resource structure initialization Optimized feature Resource structure initialization tasks are simplified by reducing the number of steps and the task execution time. 2022-07-04 Build a landing zone
Account factory Optimized feature Parameters can be previewed before you create an account. 2022-07-13 No

June 2022

Feature Category Description Release date References
Account factory Optimized feature Some pages and error messages are optimized in the Cloud Governance Center console. 2022-06-06 No

May 2022

Feature Category Description Release date References
Account factory New feature More account baseline items are added, such as RAM password policies, network settings, contact settings, notification settings, and service activation settings. The configuration steps for an account that you created are simplified. 2022-05-25 Configure the account baseline
Account factory New feature An account baseline can be applied to an existing account. 2022-05-25 Apply the account baseline to an existing account

April 2022

Feature Category Description Release date References
Governance health check New feature The governance health check feature can be used to check the members in the resource directory of your enterprise. You can identify governance deficiencies and potential risks at the earliest opportunity. 2022-04-20 View statistics on governance health checks
Resource structure initialization Optimized feature The resource structure initialization process is optional. The first time you use Cloud Governance Center, you can use all features of Cloud Governance Center without the need to initialize the resource structure. 2022-04-20 Activate Cloud Governance Center

January 2022

Feature Category Description Release date References
Account factory New feature A managed resource account can be created in a resource directory. You can assign the resource account to a parent folder and specify a main account for the resource account. 2022-01-18 Create an account

December 2021

Feature Category Description Release date References
Identities and permissions New feature The identities and permissions of multiple accounts can be initialized by using Cloud SSO. The access configurations of the accounts can be initialized based on the best practices. 2021-12-31 Configure identities and permissions

November 2021

Feature Category Description Release date References
Identities and permissions New feature The identities and permissions of multiple accounts can be initialized by the single sign-on (SSO) feature of Resource Access Management (RAM). The access configurations of the accounts can be initialized based on the best practices. 2021-11-25 Configure identities and permissions

October 2021

Feature Category Description Release date Reference
Resource analysis New feature The resource analysis feature can be used to view the resource distribution and the resource quantity changes of member accounts in a resource directory. This way, you can identify the inappropriate use of resources and optimize resource allocation. 2021-10-14 View resource distribution and the trend in the resource quantity
Resource structure Optimized feature A billing account can be modified on the Overview page. 2021-10-18 No

September 2021

Feature Category Description Release date References
Initialization for log shipping New feature ActionTrail logs and Cloud Config logs of all members in your resource directory can be shipped to an Object Storage Service (OSS) bucket or a Log Service Logstore that belongs to a specified log archive account in a centralized manner. This helps auditors query and analyze audit logs. 2021-09-28 Deliver audit logs in a unified manner
Initialization for protection rules New feature The protection rules of Cloud Config can be enabled and configured for all member accounts of your resource directory in a centralized manner in the Cloud Governance Center console. This prevents the basic configurations of Cloud Governance Center and the resource structure created in Cloud Governance Center from being modified. This also ensures the security of the multi-account environment. 2021-09-28 Configure protection rules in a centralized manner

July 2021

Feature Category Description Release date References
Resource structure initialization New feature The resource structure initialization feature is available. The feature can be used to create a resource directory, create folders, and specify a main account. 2021-07-08 Activate Cloud Governance Center