Performance

Continual service monitoring and real-time performance metrics of allow platform components to support autoscaling. CloudWatch alerts can increase or decrease the resources available to containerised services by adjusting the task count based on load.

Web application and API performance under load can be simulated using realistic load testing scenarios, to ensure that virtual resources are sized correctly.

Web application assets and static content is accessed via the AWS CloudFront content delivery network and can handle up to 250,000 requests per second with a date transfer rate of 150 Gbps.