Smart Access Gateway (SAG) devices can connect your private networks to Alibaba Cloud through Cloud Connect Network (CCN) instances. This topic describes how to associate a CCN instance with an SAG instance. To allow an SAG device to access cloud resources, you must associate the SAG instance with a CCN instance that is deployed in the same region.


  1. Log on to the SAG console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click CCN.
  3. In the top navigation bar, select the region where the CCN instance is deployed.
  4. On the CCN page, click the ID of the target CCN instance.
  5. On the instance details page, click the Associated SAG Instances tab.
  6. On the Associated SAG Instances tab, click Associate with SAG.
  7. In the Associate with SAG pane, click Current Account or Other Account, and select the SAG instance.
    The Associate with SAG pane
    Note Cross-account association is required when the SAG instance is under another Alibaba Cloud account. To associate a CCN instance with an SAG instance that is under another Alibaba Cloud account, you must grant relevant permissions to the SAG instance. For more information, see Authorize cross-account association.
  8. Click OK.