Getting Started with Jaeger

Joe Elliott at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020

Jaeger is the most popular open source distributed tracing system in the world and, as such, often comes with people asking how to bootstrap their first cluster. If you are interested in getting started with Jaeger join us in this lightning talk where we will cover the basics of Jaeger architecture, installation and configuration in a Kubernetes cluster. We will also review the major components of Jaeger and their responsibilities, backend options, and various considerations for building your first production cluster. Additionally, key Jaeger specific metrics will be covered and other operational concerns.