Broadcast Date: March 16, 2021

Level: 300

Performance monitoring is critical when orchestrating distributed workflows with AWS Step Functions. This tech talk introduces how to trace, visualize, and debug your workflows with AWS X-Ray. Learn how to use visual maps and timelines of the underlying components that comprise your Step Functions workflow to identify errors and performance issues. Build a solid understanding of workflow observability with AWS X-Ray that will enable you to identify errors and latency across your workflows.

Learning Objectives

  • Gain insights on the performance of your Step Functions Workflows
  • Learn how to use X-Ray traces to identify latency within your Step Function Workflows
  • Learn how to profile and improve application performance by identifying outliers

Who Should Attend?

Serverless Application Developers and Operators, Solution Architects, Engineering Managers


  • Ben Smith, Sr. Developer Advocate, AWS

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