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Signals with TimescaleDB

The wonderful Saiyam Pathak has a great session on Metrics & Traces with TimescaleDB up on YouTube, just under one hour. Enjoy!

An interview with Dritan Bitincka, co-founder of Cribl, on observability trends. moves to OpenSearch

Asaf Yigal explains Move to Embrace OpenSearch at the Core of its Platforms .

In Generate span-based metrics to track historical trends in application performance we learn from Kai Xin Tai how you can do that with Datadog.

Monitoring a .NET app with Otel

A really well done deep dive by Gérald Barré: Monitoring a .NET application using OpenTelemetry.

Prometheus agent

The one and only Bartlomiej Plotka provides some background and walks us through the details concerning an important metric agent topic. So, read now: Introducing Prometheus Agent Mode, an Efficient and Cloud-Native Way for Metric Forwarding.

Avoid lock-in with Otel

Free Your Services From Vendor Lock-in with OpenTelemetry by Khalid Abuhakmeh is a really nice recording on this topic!

re:Invent cloud operations track

My colleague Harshitha Putta put together an amazing AWS attendee guide for the Cloud Operations track at re:Invent 2021.

That was it for this edition of the o11y newsletter. Feel free to share news items with me via Twitter—DMs are open if you like to share something in private. Stay safe and hope to see you around next week!