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Automatically instrument AWS service API calls with Lightstep Observability

Use an OpenTelemetry-based plugin to automatically instrument AWS service API Calls from your Node.js service, and see their performance in Lightstep.

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Robin Whitmore
Updated Mar 12, 2021

Introduction: Automatically instrument AWS Cloud Services

See AWS data in Lightstep Observability.

5 mins

Step 1: Instrument your Node.js service with OpenTelemetry

Learn how to instrument your Node.js service using OpenTelemetry.

2 mins

Step 2: Install and initialize the AWS plugin

Install and initialize the OpenTelemetry plugin that collects AWS data.

3 mins

Step 3: View the AWS telemetry data in Lightstep Observability

See your AWS telemetry data in the Trace view.


Finished installing the AWS plugin!

End of AWS Instrumentation Learning Path