The resource analysis feature allows you to view resource distribution and the trend in the resource quantity for member accounts in the resource directory. This way, you can find the improper use of resources and optimize resource allocation.

Background information

  • The first time you enable the resource analysis feature, you can view global resource statistics in real time. However, you cannot view resource distribution or the trend in the resource quantity within 24 hours after you enable the feature.
  • You can view the resource statistics of the most recent six months.

Step 1: Enable the resource analysis feature

Before you can use the resource analysis feature, you must enable this feature.

  1. Log on to the Cloud Governance Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Management and Governance > Resource Analysis.
  3. On the Resource Analysis page, click Confirm Activation.

Step 2: View global resource statistics

You can view the real-time statistics on the global resources of the management account and all member accounts in the resource directory.

  1. On the Resource Analysis page, view the names and number of resources in all accounts.
    In the Filter section, you can specify the services whose resource statistics you want to view.
  2. To view the resource statistics for the management account and member accounts, select Member Accounts from the drop-down list in the upper-right corner and select the required accounts.
    1. In the Select member accounts panel, select the required accounts in the Resource Directory section.
      • Master: the management account.
      • Folder: You can select one or more folders. After you select a folder, all member accounts in the folder are selected.
      • Member: You can select one or more member accounts.
    2. Click OK.
    3. On the Resource Analysis page, view the names and number of resources in the accounts that you specified.

Step 3: View resource distribution and the trend in the resource quantity

You can click a resource to view resource distribution and the trend in the resource quantity.

  1. On the Resource Analysis page, click a resource.
  2. View the trend in the resource quantity.
    1. In the Trend in Resource Quantity section, adjust the slider to specify a time range.
    2. View the daily trend in the resource quantity within the specified time range.
  3. View resource distribution.
    1. In the Distribution of Resource Accounts section, select a date from the drop-down list in the upper-right corner.
    2. View resource distribution among accounts on the selected date.