Monitor your Keycloak protected application with SpringBoot Actuator

Ravinder Thirumala
6 min readJan 23, 2020

Spring Boot Actuator provides number of features to monitor and manage your applications. Actuator includes a number of built-in endpoints to monitor, gather metrics and controls your application. You can use HTTP endpoints to interact with it. For example, the health endpoint provides basic application health information.

In this article, we’ll look into how to extend the httptrace endpoint for capturing content, authenticated user, his roles and tracing of the REST calls. In this article our application is…

Ravinder Thirumala

Java enthusiast and open source contributor