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Why Sumo Logic is betting its future on OpenTelemetry

Posted on December 13, 2022 | By Melissa Sussmann

Guest post originally published on Sumo Logic’s blog by Melissa Sussmann When teams collect data without full observability of what others on the team can see, it becomes clear that no one’s picture is truly accurate. In this…


OpenTelemetry demo now generally available!

Posted on October 25, 2022 | By OpenTelemetry

Cross-post from the OpenTelemetry project blog by Austin Parker Earlier this year, we announced a project to build an OpenTelemetry Demo, representing the breadth of OpenTelemetry features and languages. Today, the Demo SIG is proud to announce OpenTelemetry Demo v1.0! With this…


APM Digest: “A Guide to OpenTelemetry – Part 1″

Posted on October 18, 2022

OpenTelemetry — You have probably heard of it. You may already be using parts of it. In this 8-part blog series, posted over the next two weeks, APMdigest will explore OpenTelemetry, with input from a range of experts…


An introduction to OpenTelemetry and observability

Posted on September 12, 2022 | By Charles Mahler

Guest post originally published on the InfluxData blog by Charles Mahler Cloud native and microservice architectures bring many advantages in terms of performance, scalability, and reliability, but one thing they can also bring is complexity. Having requests move between…


How OpenTelemetry works under the hood in JavaScript

Posted on September 7, 2022

Guest post originally published on the Helios blog by Ran Nozik OpenTelemetry (OTel) is an open source selection of tools, SDKs and APIs, that allows developers to collect and export traces, metrics and logs. It’s the second-most active project…


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…