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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

We are a community of developers — just like you. Join the discussion.

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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It’s been a wild day of announcements but if you haven’t heard: Backtrace is now a Sauce Labs Company! Whether you’re a partner, a potential customer, gaming studio, developing an app, or using Backtrace for your backend/server systems, Sauce Labs and Backtrace are committed to delivering on the same vision with the same quality of service and quality of product we’ve had since day 1.

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Backtrace includes a custom database that allows you to ask interesting questions of your data. Software engineers experience the benefit of this design with improved query performance, flexibility to group and analyze by any custom field, and use of advanced operators to query based on first-seen dates, regex or contains expressions, or exclusion criteria for errors under management.

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Backtrace is excited to announce the release of our Project Overview page! The Overview page is the newest addition to our Web Console, designed to give users an ‘at a glance’ view of their project.

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