Your Systems Can Now Tell You Where Problems Lurk
Conditional Distributed Tracing: One Way to Adapt Tracing to Your Needs
Conditional distributed tracing is just one example of the future of distributed tracing. We’re still in the infancy of this technology, and you can have a very real hand in shaping that future. Will Sargent of eero in his talk at o11ycon.
How Tracing Uncovers Half-truths in Slack’s CI Infrastructure
Frank Chen shares how traces gave us a critical and compounding capability to better understand where, when, how, and why faults occur for our customers in CI. We share how shared tooling for high-dimensionality event traces (using SlackTrace and SpanEvents) could significantly increase our velocity to diagnose code in flight and to debug complex system interactions.