Posts in 2023
  • HTTP semantic conventions declared stable

    Monday, November 06, 2023 in 2023

    Early this year, we launched an effort to stabilize HTTP semantic conventions. Today, we proudly announce that the HTTP semantic conventions are the first OpenTelemetry semantic conventions to be declared stable! This inaugural stable v1.23.0 release …

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  • OpenTelemetry in Focus, October 2023

    Wednesday, November 01, 2023 in 2023

    Welcome back to OpenTelemetry in Focus for October, 2023! It’s been another busy month as we prepare for KubeCon North America in Chicago. We’ve got a lot to talk about once we’re there, and we’re excited to see you all in …

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  • Announcing the 2023 Governance Committee Election Results

    Friday, October 27, 2023 in 2023

    The OpenTelemetry project is proud to announce the winners of the 2023 OpenTelemetry Governance Committee (GC) election! Before we get into the results, I’d like to share some statistics about the election! This year, 616 project members were …

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  • Open Agent Management Protocol (OpAMP) State of the Nation 2023

    Monday, October 23, 2023 in 2023

    Open Agent Management Protocol (OpAMP) is the emerging open standard to manage a fleet of telemetry agents at scale. In 2022, Splunk donated OpAMP to the OpenTelemetry (OTel) project, with initial feedback from observIQ, based on observIQ’s custom …

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  • OTel End User Working Group Presents: The Future of Observability Panel Discussion

    Saturday, October 21, 2023 in 2023

    OpenTelemetry has greatly impacted the Observability landscape over the past few years. While it introduces an open standard for telemetry generation and collection, what is actually improving the lives of Observability teams? Guests David Wynn, …

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  • Final list of candidates for the 2023 OpenTelemetry Governance Committee

    Thursday, October 19, 2023 in 2023

    The OpenTelemetry election committee is pleased to announce the final list of candidates running for one of the five available seats. We encourage all voters to take a moment and review all candidates, picking the one that best represents your …

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  • Portable Synthetic HTTP Testing with OpenTelemetry

    Thursday, October 05, 2023 in 2023

    Synthetic tests are an essential part of the Observability toolkit. They can be used to measure application SLAs, monitor endpoints in various geographies, navigate a web page like a user, or identify post deployment errors before your customers …

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  • Join us for OpenTelemetry Talks and Activities at KubeCon NA 2023

    Monday, October 02, 2023 in 2023

    The OpenTelemetry project maintainers, members of the governance committee, and technical committee are thrilled to be at KubeCon NA in Chicago from November 6 - 9, 2023. Read on to learn about all the things related OpenTelemetry during KubeCon. …

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  • First stable release of OTel Go metric SDK

    Monday, October 02, 2023 in 2023

    The Go metrics SDK has finally reached stable status with version 1.19.0 of OpenTelemetry Go. Project stability guarantees now apply to the module. To learn more check the getting started and manual metrics …

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  • OpenTelemetry in Focus, September 2023

    Sunday, October 01, 2023 in 2023

    Welcome back to OpenTelemetry in Focus for September, 2023! The autumn winds are bringing a flurry of activity to the project, as we prepare for KubeCon and Observability Day. Are you attending? We hope to see you there for our inaugural …

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