A trace instance of Log Service is used to manage all collected trace data. You can query and analyze trace data, and view the details of trace data. You can also view service metrics. This topic describes how to create a trace instance in the Log Service console.


  1. Log on to the Log Service console.
  2. In the Log Application section, click Trace.
  3. Click Create Instance.
  4. In the Create Instance panel, set the required parameters, and click OK. The following table describes the parameters.
    Parameter Description
    Name The name of the trace instance.
    Description The description of the trace instance.
    Project The project that is used to store trace data.
    Region The region where the specified project resides.
    Instance ID The ID of the trace instance.

What to do next

Import trace data