OpenTelemetry: OTEL and Kafka

This talk is an update of OpenTelemetry: from Frontend to Backend presented at Grafana and Friends: Munich Repository:

November 23, 2022 · Sebastian Poxhofer

OpenTelemetry: from Frontend to Backend

In this talk, I give an overview of what OpenTelemetry (OTeL) is and what it can help you to achieve. The example consists of multiple microservices which are deployed in a Kubernetes cluster fully traced with OTeL. The traced components are: React frontend Kubernetes Ingress Controller API backend Kafka Asynchronous processing microservice Repository: Components Snapshot Snapshot is a React photo gallery to showcase capabilities. In this example, OpenTelemetry tracing capabilities have been added to allow an easy way to demonstrate the capture of user input and API call tracing....

November 9, 2021 · Sebastian Poxhofer