Held in Las Vegas in the United StatesRe:Invent AWS2016 conference, Amazon released a namedX-Ray AWSThe distributed tracking service, which is currently in a preview version, can be used in the AWS's 12 open Region. X-Ray AWS similar toDapper Google,Zipkin Twitteras well asAPI OpenTracing
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By combining the use of cloud computing, micro services, and asynchronous architecture based on notifications, the system will be split into hundreds of thousands of components, and these components will be in constant change. In such a complex system, the identification and resolution of performance issues will become more challenging, but also the challenge of a single service level will be the result of the synthesis of meaningful high-level results.
According to the published X-Ray AWS AWS blog article described, X-Ray AWS can work with EC2 Amazon, EC2 Container Service AWS (ECS Amazon), Elastic Beanstalk Amazon and API Gateway Amazon collaborative work.X-Ray SDK AWSCan be used for the application of Java, Node.js and.NET have written, the application needs based service deployment, it can track for by the request of application. The application may span multiple AWS accounts, AWS Regions and Availability Zones. Support for Lambda AWS will soon be released.
API OpenTracing specificationInSpan), will be stored as a section of JSON data. Segment represents a work unit, which contains the request and response time, in addition to a sub segment to represent the smaller work units.OpenTracingInitiative is made up ofCNCFSupported,Cole Adrian
X-Ray daemon AWSOn the daemon, the ECS must run in the relevant EC2 instance or in each of the. Daemon will collect a number of requests for segment and the way to upload batch processing. The collected tracking data can be viewed in the X-Ray UI Web based AWS, and can also be passed through theX-Ray API AWSandCLI AWSMake access.
For more information on X-Ray AWS, you can refer to the AWS blog namedArticle,X-Ray AWSProduct page andX-Ray AWS document. About re:Invent AWS announced the other information and product release information can be referred to as the InfoQArticle.