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

Scenario Description API version Relationship between different API versions
Compliance packages Manages compliance packages. 2020-09-07 N/A
Account groups Manages account groups. 2020-09-07 N/A
Monitoring scope Manages the monitoring scope 2019-01-08 N/A
Resources Queries the details, number, and statistics of resources. Version 2020-09-07 adds API operations and classifies API operations by account type based on 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 of 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 to receive large files. The API operations are classified into two groups: those for ordinary accounts and those 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.