Learning Path

Use Lightstep Observability and Gremlin in a Chaos experiment

Use Lightstep Observability and Gremlin to create chaos experiments automatically using observability data found in Lightstep Observability.

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Robin Whitmore
Updated Oct 7, 2020
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Introduction

Lightstep's JS SDK uses the Lightstep Observability API to create a service hierarchy that Gremlin can use to create an attack.

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5 mins

Step 1: Use Lightstep Observability to design the attack

Using a Span ID and setting environment variables are all that's needed to run the attack.

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5 mins

Step 2: Use Lightstep Observability to find vulnerabilities

Once you run the Chaos attack, you can use Lightstep Observability to find vulnerabilities and issues deep in the service hierarchy.

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Finished!

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