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Prometheus vs. OpenTelemetry metrics: A complete guide

Posted on July 29, 2022 | By James Blackwood-Sewell

Guest post originally published on Timescale’s blog by James Blackwood-Sewell Welcome to the third and final post of our series about metrics. First, we deep-dived into the four types of Prometheus metrics; then, we examined how metrics work in OpenTelemetry; and…


Set up and observe a Spring Boot application with Grafana Cloud, Prometheus, and OpenTelemetry

Posted on July 21, 2022 | By Adam Quan

Guest post originally published on the Grafana Labs blog by Adam Quan Spring Boot is a very popular microservice framework that significantly simplifies web application development by providing Java developers with a platform to get started with an…


OpenTelemetry roadmap and latest updates

Posted on July 7, 2022 | By Dotan Horovits

Project post originally published on Dotan Horovits’ blog TL;DR Key updates: OpenTelemetry has reached RC for Metrics Logs specification is stable, Logs Beta plans Adding Real User Monitoring support to OpenTelemetry Adding Continuous Profiling to OpenTelemetry Ease of…


A deep dive into OpenTelemetry metrics

Posted on June 8, 2022

Guest post originally published on Timescale’s blog by James Blackwood-Sewell Table of contents 01 OpenTelemetry Metrics 02 Measurements to Metrics 03 Instruments and Emitting Measurements 04 Views and Aggregations This is the second post of a three-part series…


The components of OpenTelemetry

Posted on May 25, 2022 | By Dave Anderson

Guest post originally published on the Scout APM blog by Dave Anderson, CTO, Scout APM Before we dive into the Collector, let’s cover the components that make up the OpenTelemetry project. Scout’s blog post “What is OpenTelemetry” gives…


OpenTelemetry and Python: A complete instrumentation guide

Posted on April 22, 2022

Guest post originally published on the Timescale blog by James Blackwood-Sewell, Timescale OpenTelemetry is considered by many the future of instrumentation, and it’s not hard to understand why. In a world where successful companies are software companies, the…


Learn OpenTelemetry tracing with this lightweight microservices demo

Posted on April 4, 2022 | By Ramon Guiu and John Pruitt

Guest post originally published in the Timescale Blog by Ramon Guiu and John Pruitt OpenTelemetry is an open source observability framework for cloud-native service and infrastructure instrumentation hosted by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). It has gained a lot…


Configuring OpenTelemetry in Ruby

Posted on March 29, 2022

Guest post by Scout APM OpenTelemetry is enabling a revolution in how Observability data is collected and transmitted. See our What Is OpenTelemetry post on why this is an important inflection point in the Observability space. In this…


Understand OpenTelemetry part 4: Instrument a Java app with OpenTelemetry

Posted on September 22, 2021 | By Jack Berg

Guest post originally published on New Relic’s blog by Jack Berg, engineer at New Relic This blog post is part of the Understand OpenTelemetry series. Part 1 gave an overview to OpenTelemetry and discussed why it is the future of instrumentation.Part 2 explored…


Understand OpenTelemetry part 3: data sources

Posted on September 6, 2021 | By Alan West and Lavanya Chockalingam

Guest post originally published on the New Relic blog by Alan West and Lavanya Chockalingam This blog post is part of the Understand OpenTelemetry series. Part 1 provided an overview to OpenTelemetry and why it is the future of instrumentation. Part 2 explored some of the…