AWS X-Ray vs Opsmatic: What are the differences?
Developers describe AWS X-Ray as "An application performance management service". It helps developers analyze and debug production, distributed applications, such as those built using a microservices architecture. With this, you can understand how your application and its underlying services are performing to identify and troubleshoot the root cause of performance issues and errors. It provides an end-to-end view of requests as they travel through your application, and shows a map of your application’s underlying components. On the other hand, Opsmatic is detailed as "Complete configuration and live state monitoring with automatic drift detection". Configuration monitoring with automatic drift detection. Tools to compare host states and visualize activity, helping you solve problems faster. Shared visibility for your entire technical team.
AWS X-Ray and Opsmatic belong to "Performance Monitoring" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by AWS X-Ray are:
- End-to-end tracing
- AWS Service and Database Integrations
- Support for Multiple Languages
On the other hand, Opsmatic provides the following key features:
- Drift detection for host groups
- Run failure alerts for Chef and Puppet
- Infrastructure-wide search