Introduction to Access Transparency

As a part of Google's long-term commitment to security and transparency, Access Transparency lets you review logs of actions that Google personnel take when accessing certain customer content to fulfill their contractual obligations.

Access Transparency logs include information about Google personnel activity, including the following:

  • Actions taken by the Cloud Customer Care team to resolve a support ticket that you filed.
  • Investigation of an outage.

For more information, see Overview of Access Transparency.

To learn about the core principles upon which controls that prevent unauthorized administrative access are based, see Overview of administrative access controls.

For the list of services that Access Transparency supports, see Supported services.

For information about Google Cloud's approach to privileged access management, see Privileged access at Google Cloud.

Get started with using Access Transparency

Learn how to enable Access Transparency. Then, understand and use Access Transparency logs.