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Backtrace for Custom 
Game Engines

Backtrace easily integrates via native crash and error capture libraries for C++, Android, iOS, JavaScript, and more. Certified integrations with PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, and Stadia offer complete coverage for gaming consoles.

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Why Backtrace for your custom game engine?

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Debugging for All Engines

Industry-leading unwinding, symbolication, and deduplication. First-class support for C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript.

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Purpose-Built, Extensible, App Integrations

Built from the ground up, C#, Android, iOS/TVOS, Javascript integrations were built with game developers in mind. Native support, mixed-callstack, memory dump capture to get you the data you need.

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Industry Partners for Cross-Platform Support

Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo Switch, Google Stadia are supported by Backtrace with integrations officially approved by each respective platform.

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Enterprise-Grade Security and Privacy

Backtrace takes security seriously and ships with a myriad of security and privacy features, meeting or exceeding requirements for GDPR, SOC-2 and more:

  • Access Control
  • Audit Logs
  • Compliance
  • Multitenancy
  • Encryption at rest
  • Privacy shield certification
  • Fine-grained retention policies
  • PII scrubbing
  • SSL encryption

Deployment Flexibility

Use Backtrace with our dedicated and multi-tenant hosting solution, or install it on-premises. It's your choice.

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Dump and attachment storage

All files, including dumps, screenshots, etc, are managed by fine-tuned retention policies so your developers can download and view dumps in their favorite debugger.

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Symbol server support

Backtrace integrates into private and public symbol servers, including MSFT, Firefox, Unity, Unreal, and Nvidia, so you get accurate symbolication automatically.

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Debug information support

Backtrace has been fine-tuned over the years with full support for DWARF and the proprietary PDB / CodeView file format. Backtrace is able to extract optimized call stacks that existing tooling cannot so you have the most accurate information.

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A community of game-changers

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Industry’s best minidump support

Backtrace has industry-leading minidump support to store, process, and manage .dmp files that are generated from applications running on Windows, macOS, and various versions of Linux, including Android.

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Backtrace is excited to announce an improved way to set up and receive alerts with a new feature: Issue-based alerts. With issue-based alerts, you can monitor critical issues or get notified when a specific type of event occurs. Whether you would like to open a new issue in your ticketing system (like Jira) or receive an alert in Slack when a specific issue is detected, we got you covered.

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