Tracing Fieldsedit

Distributed tracing makes it possible to analyze performance throughout a microservice architecture all in one view. This is accomplished by tracing all of the requests - from the initial web request in the front-end service - to queries made through multiple back-end services.

Tracing Field Detailsedit

Field Description Level

Unique identifier of the trace.

A trace groups multiple events like transactions that belong together. For example, a user request handled by multiple inter-connected services.

type: keyword

example: 4bf92f3577b34da6a3ce929d0e0e4736


Unique identifier of the transaction.

A transaction is the highest level of work measured within a service, such as a request to a server.

type: keyword

example: 00f067aa0ba902b7