Lightstep delivers best-in-class distributed tracing to enable developers to detect and resolve regressions quickly, regardless of system scale or complexity.
You can instrument for Lightstep using OpenTelemetry, a CNCF project that provides a single set of APIs, libraries, agents, and collector services to capture distributed traces and metrics from your application. Best of all, Lightstep now offers a free Community plan for developers.
Learn why logging falls short in modern systems, and why tracing is a better alternative to logging in distributed or cloud-native architectures.
Beyond on-call shifts and incident response, observability tools are key to helping you understand the behavior of your production systems.
This guide will help you understand how cardinality impacts observability, and how to work around the limitations of high cardinality performance data.