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CloudMonitor:Call API operations

Last Updated:Jan 17, 2024

This topic describes the basic information and precautions for calling CloudMonitor API operations. For more information about how to call API operations in OpenAPI Explorer, see Call API operations.

Basic information

Versions

Version

Description

2019-01-01

We recommend that you use this version.

Endpoints

For more information, see the "Endpoints" section in Request methods.

User identities

Identity

Supported or not

Alibaba Cloud account

Yes

RAM user (recommended)

Yes

RAM role (recommended)

Yes

We recommend that you use a RAM user or RAM role to call API operations. Before you use a RAM user or RAM role to call API operations, grant permissions to the RAM user or RAM role.

Style

CloudMonitor API operations are called in the remote procedure call (RPC) style.

Methods to call API operations

Calling method

Supported or not

Description

Alibaba Cloud SDKs

Yes

For information about the languages supported by CloudMonitor SDKs and how to install the dependencies, see CloudMonitor SDKs.

Note

For information about how to use Alibaba Cloud SDKs to call CloudMonitor API operations, see Alibaba Cloud SDKs.

Alibaba Cloud Command Line Interface (CLI)

Yes

For information about how to use Alibaba Cloud CLI to call CloudMonitor API operations, see Alibaba Cloud CLI.

Resource Orchestration Service (ROS)

Yes

For information about how to use ROS to call CloudMonitor API operations, see ROS.

Terraform

Yes

For information about how to use Terraform to call CloudMonitor API operations, see Terraform.

Usage notes

  • Each API operation can be called up to 20 times per second. Each Alibaba Cloud account and the RAM users within the account share the quota.

  • The size of an API request and response must conform to the following limits:

    • HTTP request header + Query ≤ 128 KB

    • HTTP request body ≤ 512 KB

    • HTTP response ≤ 2,048 KB