Chaos Engineering with AWS Fault Injection Simulator

Part 1 — AWS Fault Injection Simulator series

Adrian Hornsby
Aug 26 · 11 min read

Distributed systems

Chaos engineering

Chaos engineering — the scientific method.

The problem with chaos engineering

AWS Fault Injection Simulator

Easy to get started

Real-world conditions

Safeguards

Using AWS FIS

AWS FIS Components

aws:<service-name>:<action-type>

AWS FIS Experiments templates

$ aws ec2 describe-instances — region us-east-1An error occurred (RequestLimitExceeded) when calling the DescribeInstances operation (reached max retries: 4): Request limit exceeded.

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