What is AWS X-Ray?
It helps developers analyze and debug production, distributed applications, such as those built using a microservices architecture. With this, you can understand how your application and its underlying services are performing to identify and troubleshoot the root cause of performance issues and errors. It provides an end-to-end view of requests as they travel through your application, and shows a map of your application’s underlying components.
AWS X-Ray is a tool in the Performance Monitoring category of a tech stack.
Who uses AWS X-Ray?
20 companies reportedly use AWS X-Ray in their tech stacks, including Bagelcode, Queue-it, and Migros Turkiye Online.
22 developers on StackShare have stated that they use AWS X-Ray.
AWS X-Ray's Features
- End-to-end tracing
- AWS Service and Database Integrations
- Support for Multiple Languages
AWS X-Ray Alternatives & Comparisons
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