Alibaba Cloud Thrifty Mod

Be Thrifty on Alibaba Cloud! This mod checks for unused resources and opportunities to optimize your spend on Alibaba Cloud.


Alibaba Cloud provides on-demand cloud computing platforms and APIs to authenticated customers on a metered pay-as-you-go basis or as subscription.

Steampipe is an open source CLI to instantly query cloud APIs using SQL.

Steampipe Mods are collections of named queries, and codified controls that can be used to test current configuration of your cloud resources against a desired configuration.


Get started

Install the Alicloud plugin with Steampipe:

steampipe plugin install alicloud


git clone git@github.com:turbot/steampipe-mod-alicloud-thrifty
cd steampipe-mod-alicloud-thrifty

Run all benchmarks:

steampipe check all

Run a specific control:

steampipe check control.ecs_disk_large


This mod uses the credentials configured in the Steampipe Alicloud plugin.


No extra configuration is required.

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