This week’s news includes updates on project governance, several Alpha v0.1 releases, and some good-first-issue recommendations from the opentelemetry-ruby SDK.

OpenTelemetry Project News

  • Updates to the OpenTelemetry Milestones have been published, providing more clarity about upcoming releases for each language.
  • The OpenTelemetry Governance Elections are kicking off, where the community is electing four new members to fill out the board. Elections will be held October 21st to the 23rd.
  • Hacktoberfest kicks off tomorrow!! This is a great opportunity for new contributors to get involved – be on the lookout for issues with the hacktoberfest label appearing in OpenTelemetry repositories.
  • Want to contribute? Get started with one of these issues from opentelemetry-ruby
  • Implement OpenTracing compatibility shim #91
  • Documentation: write Installation guide #93
  • Code examples: gRPC instrumentation example #96

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