Metrics and Logs Are Out, Distributed Tracing Is In With Chinmay Gaikwad | Kongcast Episode 5
In this Kongcast Episode, Chinmay Gaikwad, tech evangelist at Epsagon, explains why metrics and logs aren’t sufficient for companies with a microservices architecture. Instead, Chinmay recommends leveraging distributed tracing for optimal observability.
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0:00 Kongcast Show Intro
0:28 Welcome, Chinmay!
1:56 How Observability Has Changed Over the Years
3:52 How Does Epsagon Help With Observability Challenges?
5:43 What’s the Value of Distributed Tracing?
6:59 Important Metrics to Track With Distributed Tracing
9:47 Epsagon Use Case
12:00 How to Instrument Epsagon
16:10 Monitoring Workloads in the Clouds
17:16 Demo: Epsagon in Action
23:47 Book Recommendations from Chinmay
24:33 Thanks for Joining, Chinmay!
25:07 Kongcast Show Outro
Hosted by @Viktor Gamov and Kaitlyn Barnard, we interview software developers and technology leaders at the top of their game every other week. We’ll also give you the tools, tactics and strategies you need to take your distributed architectures to the next level. Kongcast goes beyond the buzzwords and dissects real-life applications and success stories so that you can tackle your biggest connectivity challenges.
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