Enterprise Distributed Application Service (EDAS) will be updated on Finance Cloud from 20:00 on February 24, 2022, UTC+8 to 04:00 on February 25, 2022, UTC+8. The EDAS console on Finance Cloud in the China South 1 Finance, China East 1 Finance, and China East 2 Finance regions will be updated to the new version. During the update, applications that you have released in EDAS can still run as expected. However, the EDAS console cannot be used, and the relevant API operations cannot be called. Do not perform operations such as application release during the update.

Usage notes

  • The features of EDAS on Finance Cloud differ from those on Alibaba Cloud. For more information about the limits and features of EDAS on Finance Cloud, see User Guide for Alibaba Finance Cloud.
  • The application monitoring system in the existing version of EDAS will be discontinued. To view monitoring data in the new version, you must restart, redeploy, or reset your applications.

New features

  • Application hosting in Kubernetes clusters and resource management: The new version of EDAS allows you to import Kubernetes clusters and manage the lifecycles of applications in the China South 1 Finance and China East 2 Finance regions. For more information, see Overview.

  • Permission management for RAM users: The new version of EDAS supports Resource Access Management (RAM). You can adhere to the principle of least privilege to grant permissions to different RAM users based on your business requirements. This ensures fine-grained permission management and improves information security of your business. For more information, see Overview.

  • ARMS monitoring: The new version of EDAS is integrated with Application Real-Time Monitoring Service (ARMS). You can monitor the health status and key metrics of Java applications in real time. You can also configure alert rules for the metrics to detect and resolve exceptions or failures at the earliest opportunity. This ensures the health and availability of the applications. For more information, see Overview and Overview.

Optimized features

  • Update of the EDAS console: A new version of the EDAS console is provided. The new version adopts the latest GUI style of Alibaba Cloud, which improves user experience.

  • Update of microservices governance: Microservices governance is supported for Spring Cloud applications and Dubbo applications. You can update the runtimes of High-Speed Service Framework (HSF) applications.