Document History for AWS X-Ray - AWS X-Ray

Document History for AWS X-Ray

The following table describes the important changes to the documentation for AWS X-Ray. For notification about updates to this documentation, you can subscribe to an RSS feed.

Latest documentation update: October 15, 2020

Change Description Date

Add functionality

AWS X-Ray now supports insights related notifications to Amazon EventBridge. This allows you to take automatic actions on insights using EventBridge. For more information, see Insights Notifications.

October 15, 2020

Added Downloadable Daemons

AWS X-Ray introduces support daemon for Linux ARM64. For more information, see AWS X-Ray daemonbrazil ws

October 1, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray now supports active integration with Amazon CloudWatch Synthetics. This allows you to see details about a Synthetics canary client node such as response time and status. You can also do analysis in the Analytics console based on information from a Synthetics canary client node. For more information, see Debugging CloudWatch synthetics canaries using X-Ray .

September 24, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray now supports tracing end-to-end workflows for AWS Step Functions. You can visualize the components of your state machine, identify performance bottlenecks, and troubleshoot requests that resulted in an error. For more information, see AWS Step Functions and AWS X-Ray.

September 14, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray introduces insights to continuously analyze trace data in your account to identify emergent issues in your applications. Insights records incidents and track incident impact until resolution. For more information, see Using insights in the AWS X-Ray console

September 3, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray introduces the Java auto-instrumentation agent, enabling customers to collect trace data without having to modify existing Java-based application. You can now trace Java web and servlet based applications with minimal configuration change and no code change. For more information, see AWS X-Ray auto-instrumentation agent for Java.

September 3, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray has added a new Groups page to the X-Ray console to help ease the creation and management of groups of traces. For more information, see Configuring groups in the X-Ray console.

August 24, 2020

Added functionality

AWS X-Ray now lets you add tags to groups and sampling rules. You can also control access to groups and sampling rules based on tags. For more information, see Tagging X-Ray sampling rules and groups and Managing access to X-Ray groups and sampling rules based on tags.

August 24, 2020