On the Resource Groups page, you can view and manage all exclusive and shared resource groups of your Alibaba Cloud account.

Go to the Resource Groups page

  1. Log on to the DataWorks console by using your Alibaba Cloud account.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Resource Groups and select the required region.
    On the Resource Groups page, you can view and manage all the resource groups of your Alibaba Cloud account.
    Note
    • The peak hours for DataWorks tenants are from 00:00 to 09:00 each day. If you use shared resource groups during the peak hours, you share resources with other tenants.
    • In this case, some tenants may preempt the resources. If you have high requirements on the output time of nodes, use exclusive resource groups to run the nodes. Regardless of the edition of DataWorks, you do not need to pay extra fees for node instances that are run on an exclusive resource group. For more information, see Exclusive resource group mode.

View an exclusive resource group

On the Exclusive Resource Groups tab of the Resource Groups page, you can view and manage the exclusive resource groups of your Alibaba Cloud account.
Item Description
Create a dedicated resource group DataWorks provides you with the exclusive resource group mode, which allows you to purchase exclusive resource groups and assign them to workspaces to run nodes. You can click Create Resource Group for Scheduling or Create Resource Group for Data Integration to create an exclusive resource group. For more information, see Purchase an exclusive resource group.
Refresh You can click the Refresh icon icon in the upper-right corner to obtain the latest list of exclusive resource groups.
Resource Group name The name of the exclusive resource group. The name can contain letters, underscores (_), and digits, and can be up to 60 characters in length. You cannot change the name after the exclusive resource group is created.
remarks The description of the exclusive resource group that you enter when you create the resource group.
Type The type of the exclusive resource group. A value of Resource Groups indicates an exclusive resource group for scheduling that is used to schedule general nodes. A value of Data Integration Resource Groups indicates an exclusive resource group for Data Integration that is used to synchronize data.
Status The status of the exclusive resource group. Valid values: Running, Expired, Released, Starting, Failed to perform the create operation, Updating, and Failed to perform the update operation.
Valid Until The date on which the exclusive resource group expires, which is based on the billing cycle that you set when you purchase the exclusive resource group. For more information, see DataWorks exclusive resources.
Groups The number of the resource groups that you have purchased.
Resource Group Usage The usage of the exclusive resource group, in percentage.
Actions You can perform the following operations on the exclusive resource group:
  • View Information: View information about the exclusive resource group, including the resource type, security group, virtual private cloud (VPC), vSwitch, elastic IP address (EIP), and CIDR block.
  • Scale Out: If the usage of the exclusive resource group remains high or the current resources are insufficient to run your nodes, scale out the exclusive resource group. Click Scale Out to change the configuration of the exclusive resource group by increasing the number of Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instances of the same specifications.
  • Scale In: If the exclusive resource group is sometimes idle, scale in the exclusive resource group. Click Scale In to change the configuration of the exclusive resource group by reducing the number of ECS instances of the same specifications.
  • Renew: To extend the validity period of the exclusive resource group, find the required resource group and click Renew.
  • Network Settings: Each exclusive resource group is deployed in a VPC that is managed by DataWorks. If you do not bind an exclusive resource group to your VPC, the exclusive resource group cannot be connected to data sources in your VPC.
  • Change Workspace: Bind the exclusive resource group to a workspace so that the exclusive resource group can be used by the nodes in this workspace. You can bind an exclusive resource group to multiple workspaces.
  • Change Specifications: If the specifications of the exclusive resource group cannot meet your business requirements, click Change Specifications to change the specifications of the resource group.
  • O&M Assistant: You can go to the O&M Assistant page only if your exclusive resource groups that are in the type of Resource Groups are in the running state. On the page, you can perform O&M operations. For example, you can create, run, and delete commands, and orchestrate commands in the environment baseline. For more information, see O&M Assistant.
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For more information, see Exclusive resource group mode.

View shared resource groups

Click the Public Resource Groups tab of the Resource Groups page to view the usage of the shared resource groups of your Alibaba Cloud account.
Item Description
Purchase Service Plan You can click this button to go to the buy page. DataWorks provides resource plans for shared resource groups for scheduling. You can purchase a resource plan based on your business requirements.
Consumption Details You can click this button to go to the User Center page, where you can view the consumption details of your Alibaba Cloud account.
Name The name of the shared resource group. The name can contain letters, underscores (_), and digits, and can be up to 60 characters in length. You cannot change the name after the shared resource group is created.
Specification For shared resource groups for scheduling, the specifications are 1,500,000 instances per month.
Margin The remaining quotas in the shared resource group. From the date of purchase, non-dry-run nodes that are running preferentially consume quotas in the shared resource group.
Valid From A shared resource group takes effect immediately after it is purchased.
Expired At The date on which the shared resource group expires, which is based on the subscription period that you set when you purchase the shared resource group.