Conclusion

Through this exercise we used some of the services described before and highlighted few bottlenecks in our application. Performance test is a must for any production application but troubleshooting issues can then be a nightmare in a micro-services architecture. We showed here that with a few AWS services you can have a deep understanding of your app behavior and therefore fix potential issue quickly.

If you want to go further do not hesitate to push the system a bit more and you might get into ECS scaling improvment …