Core observability concepts.
In this section you’ll learn about the data sources and key components of the OpenTelemetry project. This will help you understanding how OpenTelemetry works.
Learn about the categories of telemetry supported by OpenTelemetry
How OpenTelemetry facilitates automatic and manual instrumentation of applications.
The main components that make up OpenTelemetry
Common names for different kinds of operations and data.
Learn about sampling, and the different sampling options available in OpenTelemetry.
A distribution, not to be confused with a fork, is customized version of an OpenTelemetry component.
Terminology you may or may not be familiar with used by the OpenTelemetry project.