OpenTelemetry Project News
OpenTelemetry had the second highest number of contributionssecond highest number of contributions across all CNCF projects over the past quarter! Post-beta buzz is really building. Thank you to all the developers making OpenTelemetry a reality.
In implementation news, OpenTelemetry Python released v0.7.1released v0.7.1. This release features tune-ups to auto-instrumentation, as well as a range of updates to the API and SDK.
This past week saw some updates to exporters, including an unoffficial Ruby Honeycomb exporteran unoffficial Ruby Honeycomb exporter and an exporter for Elastic.
These OpenTelemetry SIGs are looking for extra support! Open source efforts rely on developers like you -- get involved with one of these implementations:
OTel-RustOTel-Rust is looking for contributors and maintainers
OTel-PHPOTel-PHP is looking for contributors and maintainers
OTel-C++OTel-C++ is looking for contributors and maintainers
OTel-RubyOTel-Ruby has seen a lot of contributions, but would benefit from having more dedicated maintainers
This week’s Featured Issues:
OpenTelemetry-PHP #89: Propagators APIPropagators API
OpenTelemetry-PHP #92: Implement the resource providerImplement the resource provider
Awesome Articles, Resources, and Links
Austin ParkerAustin Parker is hosting office hoursoffice hours for those of you with OpenTelemetry and instrumentation questions!
The Stack Doctor, Yuri GrinshteynYuri Grinshteyn, takes a look at Metrics With OpenTelemetry in GCPMetrics With OpenTelemetry in GCP
Python Auto-instrumentation with OpenTelemetryPython Auto-instrumentation with OpenTelemetry (blog) by Alex BotenAlex Boten
Upcoming Conferences, Talks, and Live Events
Join other DevOps practitioners on May 27th for Open ObservabilityOpen Observability, advancing open source observability! Talks start at 11 am ET. Check out the agendathe agenda for more details
KubeCon is officially going virtualofficially going virtual, with dates announced for August 17-20th of this year
Stay tuned to the OpenTelemetry Twitch channelOpenTelemetry Twitch channel for the weekly show ‘OpenTelemetry Tuesdays’, as well as event-specific live streams
Want to Contribute?
OTel Me More has a Gitter!OTel Me More has a Gitter! Drop in and say hi. It’s the best place to reach me if you there are any OpenTelemetry events, articles or other OTel resources that you think the community should know about
How to Start Contributing to OpenTelemetryHow 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, GoGo, JavaJava, or NodeNode (among others)(among others), find an issue and get started!
Join the community on GitHubcommunity on GitHub and the conversation on Gitterconversation on Gitter
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