Amazon Web Services Inc. previewed its application monitoring offering today, about six months after it launched.
Amazon DevOps Guru is a machine learning service that can identify operational issues for applications, generate reports and notifications, and provide developers with insights and recommendations on how to resolve these issues.
The service is a fully managed offering that analyzes logs, metrics, and events across 25 AWS resources to identify abnormal application behavior such as increased latency, error rates, and resource constraints. The idea is to fix these issues before they can lead to outages or service disruptions, explained Amazon.
When a problem is detected, the service automatically sends an alert along with a summary of the related anomalies, the likely root cause, and the additional context of how and when it occurred. If possible, Amazon DevOps Guru also suggests ways to increase the …