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Tuesday, June 7 • 9:40am - 10:10am
[VIRTUAL SESSION] How we Build CI/CD Observability with OpenTelemetry - Michael Friedrich, GitLab

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CI/CD Pipelines are blocked, resources are drained, and the cloud invoice for the deployment is going wild - where do you start analysing and troubleshooting? One look leads into the CI/CD pipeline: Next to the job runs, which preparation steps happen, how many context switches are encountered, and which step is actually causing the problems?

Logs and metrics help to see the bigger picture, collecting the job and pipeline execution times, or fetch times for resources. Traces with spans provide more context on executed jobs, enriched with troubleshooting metadata. It is not always DNS, sometimes it’s also the slow IO cache …

Join this talk to learn how we build CI/CD Observability with OpenTelemetry in GitLab. You can learn more about the architecture challenges, implementation approaches, and performance scaling requirements for SaaS platforms.

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Michael Friedrich

Senior Developer Evangelist, GitLab
Michael Friedrich is a Senior Developer Evangelist at GitLab focussing on Observability, SRE, and Ops. He loves to help educate everyone and regularly speaks at events and meetups. Michael co-founded the #EveryoneCanContribute cafe meetup group to learn cloud-native & DevOps. Michael... Read More →

Tuesday June 7, 2022 9:40am - 10:10am CDT
Virtual Track
  Virtual Sessions, Observability & Analytics
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