OpenTelemetry Project News
CNCF has finalized talk schedules for KubeCon EU and OpenTelemetry has a great presencegreat presence. Sergey KanzhelevSergey Kanzhelev wrote an excellent breakdown of the talksexcellent breakdown of the talks
OpenTelemetry Enhancement Proposal (OTEP) 66OpenTelemetry Enhancement Proposal (OTEP) 66 has merged, laying out the details for a new Context Propagation API, with the aim of making this specification a v0.3 feature
Removal of the Metric Gauge instrument in favor of other instruments is gaining momentumgaining momentum
Awesome Articles, Resources, and Links
Check out Morgan McLean’sMorgan McLean’s Monthly OpenTelemetry UpdateMonthly OpenTelemetry Update for January 2020
Custom Metrics in Node.js with OpenTelemetryCustom Metrics in Node.js with OpenTelemetry (blog) by Yuri GrinshteynYuri Grinshteyn
Monitoring Go Applications with OpenTelemetryMonitoring Go Applications with OpenTelemetry (presentation) by Johannes LiebermannJohannes Liebermann
Upcoming Conferences, Talks, and Live Events
Catch Greg MeffordGreg Mefford on Feb 27-28 in Austin, TX
Lightstep and Honeycomb team up for an OpenTelemetry workshop at QCon LondonQCon London on March 4th
Kubecon EUKubecon EU kicks off on March 30th. OpenTelemetry workshop on Day Zero!
Join us in Boston, MA on April 6 for Observe 2020Observe 2020, and make sure to check back for details on an OpenTelemetry workshop during the event
Stay tuned to the OpenTelemetry Twitch channelOpenTelemetry Twitch channel for the weekly show ‘OpenTelemetry Tuesdays’ and event-specific livestreams
Want to Contribute?
How to Start Contributing to OpenTelemetry How to Start Contributing to OpenTelemetry (blog) by Austin Parker
OpenTelemetry is an open source project with implementations in many different languages, so whether you prefer to work with PythonPython), find an issue and get started!
Interested in joining our team? See our open positions herehere.
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