About this project
OpenTelemetry can collect tracing data automatically using instrumentations. Vendors/Users can also create and use their own. Currently, OpenTelemetry supports automatic tracing for:
Multiple instrumentations may be leveraged via metapackages.
- @opentelemetry/auto-instrumentations-node - Metapackage which bundles opentelemetry node core and contrib instrumentations
- @opentelemetry/auto-instrumentations-web - Metapackage which bundles opentelemetry web core and contrib instrumentations
OpenTelemetry can collect resource attributes of the entity that producing telemetry. For example, a process producing telemetry that is running in a container on Kubernetes has a Pod name, it is in a namespace and possibly is part of a Deployment which also has a name. All three of these attributes can be included in the
Currently, OpenTelemetry supports automatic collection for following environments:
||See Node Support below|
Automated tests are run using the latest release of each currently active version of Node.JS.
While Node.JS v8 is no longer supported by the Node.JS team, the latest version of Node.JS v8 is still included in our testing suite.
Please note that versions of Node.JS v8 prior to
v8.5.0 will NOT work, because OpenTelemetry Node depends on the
perf_hooks module introduced in
Automated browser tests are run in the latest version of Headless Chrome. There is currently no list of officially supported browsers, but OpenTelemetry is developed using standard web technologies with wide support and should work in currently supported versions of major browsers.
- For more information on OpenTelemetry, visit: https://opentelemetry.io/
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Apache 2.0 - See LICENSE for more information.