What Is Amazon CodeGuru Profiler? - Amazon CodeGuru Profiler User Guide

What Is Amazon CodeGuru Profiler?

Amazon CodeGuru Profiler collects runtime performance data from your live applications, and provides recommendations that can help you fine-tune your application performance. Using machine learning algorithms, CodeGuru Profiler can help you find your most expensive lines of code and suggest ways you can improve efficiency and remove CPU bottlenecks.

Amazon CodeGuru Profiler provides different visualizations of profiling data to help you identify what code is running on the CPU, see how much time is consumed, and suggest ways to reduce CPU utilization.

Note

Amazon CodeGuru Profiler currently supports applications written in all Java Virtual Machine languages. While CodeGuru Profiler supports both visualizations and recommendations for applications written in Java, it can also generate visualizations and a subset of recommendations for applications written in other JVM languages.

What Can I Do with CodeGuru Profiler?

Use CodeGuru Profiler to help profile your applications in the cloud from a single, centralized dashboard. Specifically, you can:

  • Troubleshoot latency and CPU utilization issues in your application.

  • Learn where you could reduce the infrastructure costs of running your application.

  • Identify application performance issues.

How Do I Get Started with CodeGuru Profiler?

  1. Prepare to use CodeGuru Profiler by following the steps in Setting Up Amazon CodeGuru Profiler.

  2. Learn how to use recommendations reports by following the steps in Working with Recommendation Reports.

  3. Graphically explore your application data by following the steps in Working with Visualizations.