2018-07-31 APM: Distributed tracing

Released on: 
July 31, 2018


  • New Relic’s distributed tracing feature gives you visibility into how requests travel across a modern distributed system.
  • It is available for APM Pro and equivalent subscriptions. It is currently available for these APM agents and agent versions:
    • Java: 4.3.0 or higher
    • Node.js: 4.7.0 or higher
    • Python: or higher
    • Ruby: or higher
  • Distributed tracing collect Span event types. These are queryable in Insights.