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Wednesday, March 29 • 14:40 - 15:15
Loki: An OpenSource Zipkin / Prometheus Mashup, Written in Go [I] - Tom Wilkie, Weaveworks

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In this talk I'll present a prototype OpenTracing implementation dubbed "Loki". Loki is a Zipkin-compatible distributed tracer written in Go. Unlike Zipkin, Loki pulls traces from the application under examination by reusing Prometheus' service discovery and scraping code. This presents some unique advantages over traditional distributed tracers as the tracer knows the identify of the services under examination, and helps present a consistent naming topology when used with Prometheus.

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Tom Wilkie

VP Product, Grafana Labs
Tom is VP Product at Grafana Labs, but really he is a software engineer. Tom is a maintainer on the Prometheus project and a maintainer and the original author of Cortex, both CNCF projects. Previously Tom founded Kausal, a company working on Prometheus, and worked at companies such... Read More →


Wednesday March 29, 2017 14:40 - 15:15
A 05 Berlin Congress Center, Alexanderstraße 11, 10178 Berlin, Germany