Monitoring software with OpenTelemetry

OpenTelemetryopen in new window is an open source and vendor-neutral API for OpenTelemetry tracingopen in new window, logsopen in new window, and metricsopen in new window.

OpenTelemetry provides a set of APIs, libraries, and instrumentation tools to instrument applications and collect data about their behavior and performance.

The goal of OpenTelemetry is to provide a standardized and vendor agnostic way to instrument applications for observability, for example, many open source tracing toolsopen in new window already support OpenTelemetry.

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