Announcement of Releasing User Data and Metadata Functions

Dear,AlibabaCloud Users:

To fully satisfy your requirements on instance configuration and management, we will release “User Data” and “Metadata”functions since February 15th, 2017 for the instances that meet the requirements.From now on, you can use User-Data-related OPENAPI and Metadata. Details are as follows:

1. You can use “User Data”function to set your personalized data, which will be executed automatically when an instance starts, and complete the configuration. For details, see

2. For an instance that meet there quirements, you can get its Metadata. For details, see

Best regards

The Alibaba Cloud Team

Jan11. 2017