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Monitoring Structured Streaming

In Monitoring Structured Streaming with External Systems Jerrold Law shows how to use Prometheus and Grafana to monitor a streaming pipeline that has Apache Kafka as a source.

OpenTelemetry for EKS

My colleagues Imaya Kumar Jagannathan, Rodrigue Koffi, and Daniel Lorch on Adding metrics and traces to your application on Amazon EKS with AWS Distro for OpenTelemetry, AWS X-Ray and Amazon CloudWatch.

Observability in 2022

By B. Cameron Gain, via The New Stack: check out Observability in 2022: It Pays to Learn with a number of statements by o11y thought leaders.

Observability of async processes

Observability of Async Processes with Custom Propagator by Y.Matsuda is an awesome deep-dive on how to use OpenTelemetry to solve a tricky problem.


I stumbled upon Quickwit, an open-source distributed search engine for log management and analytics written in Rust. Have a look at how to deploy Quickwit with Helm and search your Kubernetes logs.

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!