Chaos Tesing on GCP and Azure

Skip to first unread message

iam totalautonomy

Apr 9, 2021, 10:33:05 AMApr 9
to Chaos Community

With the recent addition of Fault Injection Servie to AWS as a service to use, has anyone become aware of similar native tools for use on GFoogle Compute or Microsoft Azure.

Having used FIS in beta and GA status it is extremely useful and combined with CDK this makes it extremently easy to use and store expirements in your repository for future use.

Any ideas on GCP or Aure would be appreciated. 

Kind regards


Bugra Derre

Apr 9, 2021, 10:58:23 AMApr 9
to Chaos Community
Hello Niall,

did you notice the Chaos Platform for Azure by Proofdock, available at the DevOps Marketplace ( Maybe this fits your needs.


iam totalautonomy

Apr 9, 2021, 2:04:44 PMApr 9
to Chaos Community
Hi Bugra,

Thanks for that, its greatly appreciated.

If you come acrosss anythibg similar for GCP let me know.

Thanks again, really appreciated.



Sylvain Hellegouarch

Apr 9, 2021, 3:17:26 PMApr 9
to iam totalautonomy, Chaos Community
Hello Niall,

I've longed submitted fault injections should be native to the cloud providers. It is fantastic that AWS shows the way with its FIS service.
However, not everything is lost with GCP or Azure.

Obviously, these are somewhat limited examples but it shows they are capable of designing for experimenting failures.

Additionnaly, one should never forget that all the cloud providers expose the API that can serve for injecting turbulence already. It's called "DELETE" :)
You can do so much already with calling directly the native REST API to delete resources. It's the entire ecosystem that has been built with the Chaos Toolkit (
Sure it's not "Chaos as a service" by the cloud providers, but you can get very far with this approach.

Take care,
- Sylvain Hellegouarch

You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Chaos Community" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to
To view this discussion on the web visit


Apr 9, 2021, 3:24:45 PMApr 9
to Sylvain Hellegouarch, Chaos Community
Hi Sylvain,

Thank you so much for that information, its very useful and greatly appreciated.

Have a good weekend, and thanks again.



Mailtrack Sender notified by
Mailtrack 04/09/21, 08:23:04 PM


Apr 12, 2021, 8:29:00 PMApr 12
to totalautonomy, Sylvain Hellegouarch, Chaos Community

Jason Yee

Apr 15, 2021, 11:35:02 AMApr 15
to Chaos Community
Microsoft announced their native chaos product, Azure Chaos Studio, last month:

It's currently in private beta, but I'd expect it to go public beta (if not full-GA) before the end of the year.
Reply all
Reply to author
0 new messages