Document history - AWS Fault Injection Service

Document history

The following table describes important documentation updates in the AWS Fault Injection Service User Guide.

ChangeDescriptionDate

New action

You can now use the aws:dynamodb:global-table-pause-replication action to pause data replication between the target global table and its replica tables. The aws:dynamodb:encrypted-global-table-pause-replication action will no longer be supported.

April 24, 2024

New actions mode experiment option

You can set actions mode to skip-all to generate a target preview before running an experiment.

March 13, 2024

AWS managed policy updates

AWS FIS updated existing managed policies.

January 25, 2024

New scenarios and actions

You can now use AWS FIS scenarios Cross-Region:Connectivity and AZ Availability: Power Interruption.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:ec2:asg-insufficient-instance-capacity-error action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:ec2:api-insufficient-instance-capacity-error action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:network:route-table-disrupt-cross-region-connectivity action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:network:transit-gateway-disrupt-cross-region-connectivity action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:dynamodb:encrypted-global-table-pause-replication action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:s3:bucket-pause-replication action.

November 30, 2023

New action

You can now use the aws:elasticache:interrupt-cluster-az-power action.

November 30, 2023

New experiment options

You can now use AWS FIS experiment options for account targeting and empty target resolution.

November 27, 2023

Name change of AWS FIS

Updated service name to AWS Fault Injection Service.

November 15, 2023

AWS managed policy updates

AWS FIS updated existing managed policies.

November 13, 2023

New scenario library

You can now use the AWS FIS scenario library feature.

November 7, 2023

New experiment scheduler

You can now use the AWS FIS experiment scheduler feature.

November 7, 2023

AWS managed policy updates

AWS FIS updated existing managed policies.

June 2, 2023

New actions

You can use the new aws:ecs:task and aws:eks:pod actions.

June 1, 2023

AWS managed policy updates

AWS FIS updated existing managed policies.

June 1, 2023

New pre-configured SSM document

You can use the following pre-configured SSM document: AWSFIS-Run-Disk-Fill.

April 28, 2023

New action

You can use the aws:ebs:pause-volume-io action to pause I/O between the target volumes and the instances they are attached to.

January 27, 2023

New action

You can use the aws:network:disrupt-connectivity action to deny specific types of traffic to the target subnets.

October 26, 2022

New action

You can use the aws:eks:inject-kubernetes-custom-resource action to run a ChaosMesh or Litmus experiment on a single target cluster.

July 7, 2022

Experiment logging

You can configure your experiment templates to send experiment activity logs to CloudWatch Logs or to an S3 bucket.

February 28, 2022

New notifications

When the state of an experiment changes, AWS FIS emits a notification. These notifications are made available as events through Amazon EventBridge.

February 24, 2022

New action

You can use the aws:ecs:stop-task action to stop the specified task.

February 9, 2022

New action

You can use the aws:cloudwatch:assert-alarm-state action to verify that the specified alarms are in one of the specified alarm states.

November 5, 2021

New pre-configured SSM documents

You can use the following pre-configured SSM documents: AWSFIS-Run-IO-Stress, AWSFIS-Run-Network-Blackhold-Port, AWSFIS-Run-Network-Latency-Sources, AWSFIS-Run-Network-Packet-Loss, and AWSFIS-Run-Network-Packet-Loss-Sources.

November 4, 2021

New action

You can use the aws:ec2:send-spot-instance-interruptions action to send a Spot Instance interruption notice to target Spot Instances and then interrupt the target Spot Instances.

October 20, 2021

New action

You can use the aws:ssm:start-automation-execution action to initiate the execution of an Automation runbook.

September 17, 2021

Initial release

The initial release of the AWS Fault Injection Service User Guide.

March 15, 2021