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Operation Orchestration Service:Introduction to OOS

Last Updated:Apr 07, 2023

Operation Orchestration Service (OOS) is an automated operations and maintenance (O&M) service provided by Alibaba Cloud, which helps you to manage and execute O&M tasks. You can use templates to define the O&M tasks, including task orders, input parameters, and output parameters. The O&M tasks will be executed automatically as you have defined in the templates. OOS can be used to manage diverse Alibaba Cloud services, such as Elastic Compute Service (ECS), ApsaraDB for RDS, Server Load Balancer (SLB), and Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).

Execution modes

OOS supports a variety of execution modes, including automatic execution, semi-automatic execution, and interactive execution, which helps you to complete diverse O&M tasks.


You can use OOS to manage repeated, event-driven, scheduled, and cross-region O&M tasks. It also allows you to easily handle multiple O&M tasks at a time and manage approval requests. OOS provides best practices of operations as code. OOS is a centralized O&M platform that allows you to create templates from operations and maintenance guides.

Fee Description

OOS itself does not charge, but if you create a paid cloud product resource through OOS, the corresponding cloud product will be charged according to its charging standard. For specific charging standards, please refer to the pricing of relevant cloud products.