With dashboards, you can view the traffic monitoring data of each instance and the total traffic.
Bill-by-traffic instances are billed by the public outbound traffic.
|Chart Name||Use Case|
|Public outbound traffic||Total||Bill-by-traffic instances are billed by the public outbound traffic. You can use this chart to view the total traffic of CVM instances in a certain period of time and calculate the corresponding fees. As shown below, 0.41 MB is the total traffic used in the current time period. You can refer to the bill-by-traffic rules to calculate the bandwidth fees incurred in the current time period.|
|General trend||View the public outbound traffic usage of all instances.|
|By instance||View the public outbound traffic usage by instance.|
|Top 5 instances||View the data of the top 5 instances that use the most traffic among the instances you filter.|
|General trend of public inbound and outbound bandwidth||Observe the difference between public outbound and inbound bandwidth.|
|Public outbound bandwidth||View the public outbound bandwidth data and observe user access to CVM.|
|Public inbound bandwidth||View the public inbound bandwidth data and observe user resource upload to CVM. To do so, click **Create Dashboard** in the top-left corner of the dashboard list page to enter the dashboard creation page.|
Currently, only CVM traffic has a preset monitoring dashboard. To view the traffic trends of other Tencent Cloud services, you need to create dashboards as shown below. Before creation, please check out the dashboard creation process first.
The following uses creating a chart for the total private traffic of TencentDB as an example:
Return to the dashboard management page and click Create Chart.
Configure on the chart creation page as instructed/shown below:
After completing the configuration, click Save in the top-right corner.
If you need to create charts in other types, please see Use Cases of Different Chart Types.