AWS observability: AWS monitoring best practices for resiliency

Dynatrace

Visibility into system activity and behavior has become increasingly critical given organizations’ widespread use of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other serverless platforms. These challenges make AWS observability a key practice for building and monitoring cloud-native applications.

AWS serverless services: Exploring your options

Dynatrace

Amazon Web Services (AWS), offers a wide range of serverless solutions. To get a better understanding of AWS serverless, we’ll first explore the basics of serverless architectures, review AWS serverless offerings, and explore common use cases. AWS serverless offerings.

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Carving an AWS certification path

Dynatrace

Recently, 53 Dynatracers convened in a Zoom room for 5 action-packed hours to take on our first AWS GameDay challenge, an event we participated in to help our developers accelerate their AWS certification path. What is the value of AWS training and certification? Dynatrace news.

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AWS re:Invent 2021 shines light on cloud-native observability

Dynatrace

Given the importance of this conversation for various organizations, IT modernization is the focus of AWS re:Invent 2021. AWS re:Invent 2021: Modernizing for cloud-native environments. Observability Partners AWS Lambda AWS re:Invent cloud AWS cloud observability Serverless

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Reducing Your Database Hosting Costs: DigitalOcean vs. AWS vs. Azure

Scalegrid

In this article, we are going to compare three of the most popular cloud providers, AWS vs. Azure vs. DigitalOcean for their database hosting costs for MongoDB® database to help you decide which cloud is best for your business. Comparing MongoDB Performance on AWS, Azure & DigitalOcean.

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What is AWS Lambda?

Dynatrace

The 2014 launch of AWS Lambda marked a milestone in how organizations use cloud services to deliver their applications more efficiently, by running functions at the edge of the cloud without the cost and operational overhead of on-premises servers. What is AWS Lambda? Dynatrace news.

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AWS Re:Invent 2021 guide: Multicloud modernization and digital transformation

Dynatrace

Digital transformation with AWS: Making it real with AIOps. When Amazon launched AWS Lambda in 2014, it ushered in a new era of serverless computing. A resource guide to Dynatrace and AWS for AWS re:Invent. At AWS re:Invent 2021 , the focus is on cloud modernization.

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Dynatrace leverages new AWS Lambda extensions for seamless end-to-end observability

Dynatrace

AWS Lambda is the fastest growing technology for serverless workloads and helps developers innovate faster. Dynatrace stays on top with the latest improvements to AWS Lambda. Figure 2: Automatically imported AWS Resource tags on your AWS dashboard. Dynatrace news.

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Introducing AWS Bugbust

All Things Distributed

AWS BugBust is the first global bug-busting challenge for developers to fix bugs in a fun and competitive environment. Our challenge has the ambitious goal of fixing one million bugs and helping AWS customers save $100 million in technical debt

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Reducing Your Database Hosting Costs: DigitalOcean vs. AWS vs. Azure

High Scalability

In this article, we are going to compare three of the most popular cloud providers, AWS vs. Azure vs. DigitalOcean for their database hosting costs for MongoDB® database to help you decide which cloud is best for your business.

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Dynatrace achieves AWS Outposts Ready designation

Dynatrace

As an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Technology Partner, Dynatrace easily integrates with AWS to help you stay on top of the dynamics of your enterprise cloud environment?. We are delighted to welcome Dynatrace to the AWS Outposts Ready Program. What is AWS Outposts?

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ConsoleMe: A Central Control Plane for AWS Permissions and Access

The Netflix TechBlog

ConsoleMe: A Central Control Plane for AWS Permissions and Access By Curtis Castrapel , Patrick Sanders , and Hee Won Kim At AWS re:Invent 2020, we open sourced two new tools for managing multi-account AWS permissions and access.

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Announcing the AWS Robotics Startup Accelerator: It’s still Day One for robotics

All Things Distributed

The AWS Robotics Startup Accelerator aims to help robotics startups adopt and use AWS to boost their robotics development

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AWS Lambda vs EC2: Comparison of AWS Compute Resources[Updated]

Simform

Compare two of the widely used compute resources in software development: AWS Lambda vs EC2. Get to know the evolution of AWS computing resources from EC2 to AWS Lambda. Understand and analyze infrastructure management, performance and cost comparison.

Dynatrace Support for AWS Lambda Functions Powered by x86 and AWS Graviton2

Dynatrace

Dynatrace is proud to partner with AWS to support AWS Lambda functions powered by x86-based processors and Graviton2 Arm-based processors announced earlier this year. Start monitoring AWS Lambda functions today. Enter AWS Lambda into the search bar at the top of the page.

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Kia ora, Auckland! – An AWS Region is coming to New Zealand.

All Things Distributed

AWS plans to open a new infrastructure region in Asia Pacific in Auckland, New Zealand

How to Improve MySQL AWS Performance 2X Over Amazon RDS at The Same Cost

Scalegrid

AWS is the #1 cloud provider for open-source database hosting, and the go-to cloud for MySQL deployments. While many AWS users default to their managed database solution, Amazon RDS, there are alternatives available that can improve your MySQL performance on AWS through advanced customization options and unlimited EC2 instance type support. In this post, we compare the performance of MySQL Amazon RDS vs. MySQL Hosting at ScaleGrid on AWS High Performance instances.

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Dynatrace extends distributed tracing for serverless on AWS Lambda (GA)?

Dynatrace

With our enhanced AWS Lambda extension , we bring the power of Dynatrace PurePath 4 automatic tracing technology to serverless function observability. unique capabilities of the enhanced AWS Lambda extension include: An end-to-end distributed tracing view with full visibility?across

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Dynatrace launches automatic end-to-end observability via traces for AWS Lambda (Preview program)

Dynatrace

We’ve worked closely with our partner AWS to deliver a complete, end-to-end picture of your cloud environment that includes monitoring support for all AWS services. Why you need end-to-end observability for your AWS Lambda functions. Product news AWS Lambda Serverless

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AWS Launches EC2 Auto Scaling Warm Pools 

InfoQ

AWS recently released Warm Pools for EC2 Auto Scaling, which reduces the time and cost to scale out (aka horizontal scaling) applications by maintaining a pool of pre-initialized instances. Cloud AWS Performance & Scalability DevOps Architecture & Design news

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Implementing HTTP Load Balancer Using HAProxy on AWS

DZone

HAProxy also supports the following features: cloud aws ec2 load balancer haproxyOverview. HAProxy (High Availability Proxy) is an open source, fast, and reliable solution that provides load balancer and reverse proxy features for TCP- and HTTP-based applications. HAProxy load balancer handles heavy load traffic and reroutes requests seamlessly across multiple servers.

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A look behind the scenes of AWS Lambda and our new Lambda monitoring extension

Dynatrace

Since its introduction by AWS in 2014, AWS Lambda has revolutionized the compute space and boosted the entire serverless movement. A look under the hood of AWS Lambda. At AWS re:Invent in 2018, the Lambda team presented an excellent talk. file uploaded to AWS Lambda.

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ScaleGrid DBaaS Expands MySQL Hosting Services Through AWS Cloud

Scalegrid

June 6, 2019 – ScaleGrid , the Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) leader in the SQL and NoSQL space, has announced the expansion of their fully managed MySQL Hosting services to support Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. The platform allows MySQL AWS administrators to automate their time-consuming database operations in the cloud and improve their performance with high availability, disaster recovery, polyglot persistence, and advanced monitoring and analytics. PALO ALTO, Calif.,

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Analyze all AWS data in minutes with Amazon CloudWatch Metric Streams available in Dynatrace

Dynatrace

For quite some time already, Dynatrace has provided full observability into AWS services by ingesting CloudWatch metrics that are published by AWS services. Amazon CloudWatch gathers metric data from various services that run on AWS. Dynatrace news.

Common use-cases for AWS Lambda in the enterprise (and how to get observability for them)

Dynatrace

AWS Lambda is enormously popular amongst our customers and while it was once perceived as just a new toy for startups who wanted to be at the cutting edge of technology, we’ve seen that many enterprise customers are now adding Lambda functions to their stacks. Dynatrace news.

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Amazon on AWS: Seamlessly integrating physical and emerging digital technologies.

All Things Distributed

We go behind the scenes to look at how Amazon Robotics uses AWS IoT to manage hundred of thousands of robots

Unbundling Data Science Workflows with Metaflow and AWS Step Functions

The Netflix TechBlog

infrastructure aws machine-learningby David Berg, Ravi Kiran Chirravuri, Romain Cledat, Jason Ge, Savin Goyal, Ferras Hamad, Ville Tuulos Continue reading on Netflix TechBlog ».

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Reinventing virtualization with the AWS Nitro System

All Things Distributed

A great example of this approach to innovation and problem solving is the creation of the AWS Nitro System , the underlying platform for our EC2 instances. Running a business at the scale of Amazon, we often have to solve problems that no other company has faced before.

Improving AWS Performance For The Future

DZone

performance aws refactoring review migration amazon web services optimize improvements well architected framework performance benchmarkThe true power of cloud computing lies in the way it can be optimized for maximum performance and efficiency.

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Common use-cases for AWS Lambda in the enterprise (and how to get observability for them)

Dynatrace

AWS Lambda is enormously popular amongst our customers and while it was once perceived as just a new toy for startups who wanted to be at the cutting edge of technology, we’ve seen that many enterprise customers are now adding Lambda functions to their stacks. Dynatrace news.

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How to Improve MySQL AWS Performance 2X Over Amazon RDS at The Same Cost

High Scalability

AWS is the #1 cloud provider for open-source database hosting, and the go-to cloud for MySQL deployments. While many AWS users default to their managed database solution, Amazon RDS, there are alternatives available that can improve your MySQL performance on AWS through advanced customization options and unlimited EC2 instance type support. In this post, we compare the performance of MySQL Amazon RDS vs. MySQL Hosting at ScaleGrid on AWS High Performance instances.

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Celebrating 10 years in Japan with the new AWS Asia Pacific (Osaka) Region

All Things Distributed

I am pleased to share that the AWS Asia Pacific (Osaka) Region has transitioned from a Local Region into a standard region with three Availability Zones (AZs), a broader (and growing) service portfolio, free tier option, and new pricing options.

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Performance Testing AWS Deployments

DZone

mongodb aws performance testing jmeter elastic search stress testing blazemeter endurance testing load api testingBelow is the performance testing strategy used for an implementation using JMeter, BlazeMeter and Selenium Webdriver. Goals. Ninety-nine percent of the page-load times for the users accessing the applications should be less than or equal to two seconds. Users are based out of continents?—?North North America (New York), Europe (London), Asia (Singapore).

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How to performance test Nutanix on AWS with X-ray

n0derunner

End to End Creation of a Nutanix Cluster on AWS and Running X-Ray Step By Step Navigate to my.nutanix.com and select Launch on the Nutanix Clusters Chiclet. The post How to performance test Nutanix on AWS with X-ray appeared first on n0derunner. X-Ray aws nutanix xray

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Modern applications at AWS

All Things Distributed

Innovation has always been part of the Amazon DNA, but about 20 years ago, we went through a radical transformation with the goal of making our iterative process—" invent, launch, reinvent, relaunch, start over, rinse, repeat, again and again "—even faster. The changes we made affected both how we built applications and how we organized our company. Back then, we had only a small fraction of the number of customers that Amazon serves today.

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Dynatrace and AWS Systems Manager – Automate OneAgent distribution securely, centrally and at scale

Dynatrace

We’re pleased to announce that Dynatrace is among the first set of partners to offer support for AWS Distributor , a capability of AWS Systems Manager, that allows you to select from available popular third party agents to install and manage. What is AWS Systems Manager Distributor?

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Automatic observability on Amazon EKS for AWS Fargate with intelligent Dynatrace Operators

Dynatrace

AWS Fargate is the exception to this rule: with the AWS serverless compute engine, paired with Dynatrace intelligent observability for Kubernetes, customers can forgo the complex burden of managing and monitoring their own server infrastructure. Dynatrace news.

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Dynatrace partners with AWS to provide enterprise-grade, intelligent observability for custom OpenTelemetry metrics

Dynatrace

We’re therefore excited to see that AWS has adopted the OpenTelemetry standards, which are actively driven by Dynatrace and the largest cloud providers. What is AWS Distro for OpenTelemetry? It has undergone security analysis and testing in accordance with AWS requirements.

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Expanding the AWS Cloud – Introducing the AWS Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) Region

All Things Distributed

Today, I am happy to introduce the new AWS Asia Pacific ( Hong Kong ) Region. AWS customers can now use this Region to serve their end users in Hong Kong SAR at a lower latency, and to comply with any data locality requirements. The AWS Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) Region is the eighth active AWS Region in Asia Pacific and mainland China along with Beijing, Mumbai, Ningxia, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo.

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Using Dynatrace to master the 5 pillars of the AWS Well-Architected Framework (Part 1)

Dynatrace

As organizations plan, migrate, transform, and operate their workloads on AWS, it’s vital that they follow a consistent approach to evaluating both the on-premises architecture and the upcoming design for cloud-based architecture. AWS 5-pillars. Dynatrace and AWS. Dynatrace news.

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Continuing our investment in the Middle East: A New AWS Region coming to UAE in first half 2022

All Things Distributed

I am excited to share that AWS plans to open a new infrastructure region in the Middle East in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

How to Build a Distributed Load Testing Infrastructure with AWS, Docker, and JMeter

DZone

tutorial performance docker performance testing load testing jmeter aws ec2Before we get into the tutorial hands-on, I would like to mention that this topic is not new. It has been covered in various helpful articles like the ones from TestAutomationGuru. The content which I am about to present has its custom favors and solves specific issues that I have encountered while working with this setup.

How to solve the challenges of multicloud AWS, Azure and GCP observability

Dynatrace

Versatile, feature-rich cloud computing environments such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, and GCP have been a game-changer. Cloud computing environments like AWS, Azure, and GCP offer a wide array of computing capabilities and capacity. Dynatrace news.

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