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AWS API Gateway metrics

See the AWS API Gateway metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Amplify metrics

See the AWS Amplify metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS App Runner metrics

See the AWS App Runner metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS AppStream metrics

See the AWS App Stream metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS ApplicationELB metrics

See the AWS ApplicationELB metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Aurora metrics

See the AWS Aurora metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Backup metrics

See the AWS Backup metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Certificate Manager metrics

See the AWS Certificate Manager metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Chatbot metrics

See the AWS Chatbot metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Chime metrics

See the AWS Chime metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Client VPN metrics

See the AWS Client VPN metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CloudHSM metrics

See the AWS Cloud HSM metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CloudSearch metrics

See the AWS Cloud Search metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CloudTrail metrics

See the AWS Cloud Trail metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CloudWatch Synthetics metrics

See the AWS CloudWatchSynthetics metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Cloudfront metrics

See the AWS Cloudfront metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CodeBuild metrics

See the AWS CodeBuild metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS CodeGuru metrics

See the AWS CodeGuru Profiler metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Cognito metrics

See the AWS aws-cognito metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Data Lifecycle Manager metrics

See the AWS Data Lifecycle Manager metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Database Migration Service metrics

See the AWS Database Migration Service metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS DynamoDB metrics

See the AWS DynamoDB metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS EC2 Auto Scaling metrics

See the AWS Auto Scaling metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS EC2 Fleet metrics

See the AWS EC2 Fleet metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS EC2 metrics

See the AWS EC2 metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS ECS metrics

See the AWS aws-ecs metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS EKS metrics

See the AWS EKS metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS ELB metrics

See the AWS ELB metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS ElastiCache metrics

See the AWS ElastiCache metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Elastic File System metrics

See the AWS Elastic File System metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Gateway Load Balancer metrics

See the AWS Gateway Load Balancer metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Inspector metrics

See the AWS Inspector metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Kinesis Video Streams metrics

See the AWS Kinesis Video Streams metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Kinesis metrics

See the AWS Kinesis metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Lambda metrics

See the AWS Lambda metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS NAT gateway metrics

See the AWS NAT Gateway metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Private CA metrics

See the AWS Private CA metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS RoboMaker

See the AWS RoboMaker metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Route 53 metrics

See the AWS Route53 metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS S3 metrics

See the AWS S3 metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS SNS metrics

See the AWS SNS metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS SQS metrics

See the AWS SQS metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS Textract

See the AWS Textract metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS VPC IP Address Manager metrics

See the AWS VPC IP Address Manager ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS VPN metrics

See the AWS VPN metrics ingested by Lightstep Observability

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AWS metrics

See the AWS metrics that Lightstep ingests.

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Alignment in UQL

When using UQL, you may need to align your metric points to create a meaningful chart. This topic explains the concept of alignment and how to use it in UQL queries.

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Getting started with distributions in UQL

Learn how to use Lightstep's Unified Query Language (UQL) works to query distribution metrics.

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Getting started with spans queries in UQL

Learn how to use Lightstep's Unified Query Language (UQL) works to query distribution metrics.

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Ingest Node Exporter metrics

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from node-exporter and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest OpenTelemetry metrics

Ingest OpenTelemetry Metrics encoded using OpenTelemetry Protocol (OTLP)

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Ingest Prometheus metrics using an OpenTelemetry Collector on Kubernetes

Ingest existing Prometheus metrics into Lightstep Observability using the OpenTelemetry Collector running in a Kubernetes environemnt.

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Ingest kube-state-metrics

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from kube-state-metrics and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest kubelet metrics

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from kubelet and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from ActiveMQ

Use the OpenTelemetry ActiveMQ receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Amazon

Easily send AWS CloudWatch metrics from multiple projects to Lightstep using the Lightstep UI.

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Ingest metrics from Apache

Use the OpenTelemetry Apache receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Cassandra

Use the OpenTelemetry Cassandra receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Ceph

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Ceph and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Cilium with Hubble

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver and operator to scrape metrics from Cilium and Hubble running in Kubernetes and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from ClickHouse

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from ClickHouse and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Cockroach

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Cockroach and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Collectd

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Collectd and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from CoreDNS

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from CoreDNS and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from CouchDB

Use the OpenTelemetry CouchDB receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Couchbase

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Couchbase and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Datadog

Configure current metrics to report to Lightstep Observability. You can also import existing metric dashboards into Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Docker stats

Use the OpenTelemetry Docker stats receiver or Prometheus receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Elasticsearch

Use the OpenTelemetry Elasticsearch receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Envoy

Use the OpenTelemetry Envoy receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from ExternalDNS

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from ExternalDNS and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Google Cloud Monitoring

Configure Google Cloud metrics to report to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from HAProxy

Use the OpenTelemetry HAProxy receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from HBase

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send HBase metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Hadoop

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send Hadoop metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Hashicorp Consul

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Hashicorp Consul and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Hashicorp Nomad

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Hashicorp Nomad and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Hashicorp Vault

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Hashicorp Vault and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from IBM MQ

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from IBM MQ and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from IIS

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from IIS and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Istio

Use the OpenTelemetry Collector receiver to ingest metrics from Istio and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Java/JMX

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Kafka

Use the OpenTelemetry Kafka receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Kong Ingress

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Kong Ingress and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Linux Host

Use the OpenTelemetry Host receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from MQTT topics with Telegraf

Use the Telegraf MQTT Consumer input plugin to send metrics to Lightstep Observability from MQTT topics.

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Ingest metrics from Memcached

Use the OpenTelemetry Memcached receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Micrometer

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape Prometheus metrics from Micrometer and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from MongoDB

Use the OpenTelemetry MongoDB receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Monit with Telegraf

Use the Telegraf Monit input plugin to send metrics to Lightstep Observability from Monit.

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Ingest metrics from MySQL

Use the OpenTelemetry MySQL receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from NGINX

Use the OpenTelemetry NGINX integration to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from PHP-FPM

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from PHP-FPM and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from PostgreSQL

Use the OpenTelemetry PostgreSQL receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from PowerDNS Recursor

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from PowerDNS Recursor and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from RabbitMQ

Use the OpenTelemetry RabbitMQ receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Redis

Use the OpenTelemetry Redis integration to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Solr

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send Solr metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Squid

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Squid and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from StatsD

Use the OpenTelemetry StatsD receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Tomcat

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send metrics for Apache Tomcat to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Varnish

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from Varnish and send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from ZooKeeper

Use the OpenTelemetry ZooKeeper receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from any HTTP endpoint with Telegraf

Use the Telegraf HTTP input to send metrics to Lightstep Observability from any endpoint.

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Ingest metrics from etcd

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape metrics from etcd and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from the NGINX Ingress Controller

Use the OpenTelemetry Prometheus receiver to scrape Prometheus metrics from the NGINX Ingress Controller and then send them to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics using the OpenTelemetry Collector

Send metric data from the OpenTelemetry Collector directly to Lightstep Observability using OpenTelemetry Protocol.

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Ingest metrics using the OpenTelemetry SDK

Send metric data from an OpenTelemetry SDK directly to Lightstep Observability using OpenTelemetry Protocol.

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Ingest metrics with Telegraf

Use Telegraf to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest network endpoint status metrics with Net Response and Telegraf

Use the Telegraf Net Response input plugin to send metrics to Lightstep Observability based on the status of a networked service.

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Install the OpenTelemetry Collector on Kubernetes

Install an OpenTelemetry Collector on Kubernetes to begin collecting application and infrastructure metrics

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Investigate a deviation

Use Lightstep Observability's Change Intelligence when you notice a deviation in your charts to quickly find the root cause.

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Manage AWS Alerts

Lightstep Observability provides an pre-built modules to manage AWS alerts.

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Mapping Prometheus concepts to Lightstep Observability

How do Prometheus metrics translate to Lightstep Observability metrics?

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Metric naming rules

Follow these rules when naming metrics or attributes.

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Monitor AWS Managed Services

Lightstep Observability provides an pre-built modules to manage AWS dashboards.

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Monitor GCP Managed Services

Lightstep Observability provides an pre-built modules to manage GCP dashboards.

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Monitor Kubernetes

Lightstep Observability provides pre-built modules to manage Kubernetes monitoring dashboards.

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Monitor Kubernetes applications

Lightstep Observability can ingest Kubernetes infrastructure and application metrics using the OpenTelemetry Collector and Operator. If you're currently using Prometheus from metrics, you can also choose to replace those with the Collector and Operator.

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Monitor and investigate

Lightstep Observability has a number of tools that help you in all your observability flows, whether it's continual monitoring, triaging an incident, root cause analysis, or managing your team's observability practices.

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Monitor performance

Use Lightstep to monitor performance of you services.

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Monitor the OpenTelemetry Collector

Lightstep Observability provides pre-built modules to manage OpenTelemetry Collector monitoring dashboards.

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OpenTelemetry Kubernetes metrics Quick Start

Ingest Prometheus metrics into Lightstep Observability using the OpenTelemetry Collector running in a Kubernetes environemnt.

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OpenTelemetry metrics protocol guide

How do OpenTelemetry metrics translate into Lightstep Observability metrics? How can I convert my metrics into OpenTelemetry metrics?

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Register a service name attribute for metrics

You register an attribute on your metric data that holds the service's name and allows Change Intelligence to correlate metric and trace data.

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Scale an OpenTelemetry Collector's tracing pipeline in Kubernetes

This topic provides instructions for scaling the OpenTelemetry Collector deployment for tracing in Kubernetes.

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Send metric data to Lightstep Observability

You can send metric data to Lightstep Observability from many different sources.

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Send metrics to Lightstep Observability

You can send metric data to Lightstep Observability from many different sources.

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Troubleshoot Change Intelligence

Lightstep Observability's Change Intelligence correlates changes found in traces with deviations in your metric data. But there may be times when you need help getting that correlation to work as expected. Here are some issues you may run into and how to solve them.

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UQL cheat sheet

When you want to build more sophisticated queries against your metric data, you can use Lightstep's Unified Query Language (UQL) to create your queries.

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UQL reference

Full reference guide for Lightstep's Unified Query Language (UQL).

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Use notebooks in your investigation

You can create notebooks for ad-hoc queries, post-mortems, runbooks, collaboration, or anytime you want to keep a record of an investigation.

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Use the Lightstep Terraform modules

Lightstep Observability provides an open-source Terraform provider for automating the management of dashboards.

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View Lightstep data in Grafana

The Lightstep Observability Data Source lets you view and visualize telemetry data from Lightstep Observability in Grafana.

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View and manage metric details

You can edit the metadata associated with metrics reporting to your Lightstep Observability project.

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What is UQL and how does it work?

Learn how Lightstep's Unified Query Language (UQL) works to query metric and span data from the telemetry database.

OpenTelemetry Docs

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Ingest metrics from Java/JMX

Use the OpenTelemetry JMX receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Kafka

Use the OpenTelemetry Kafka receiver to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from NGINX

Use the OpenTelemetry NGINX integration to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

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Ingest metrics from Redis

Use the OpenTelemetry Redis integration to send metrics to Lightstep Observability.

Learning Paths

Learning Path

Migrate from Datadog to Lightstep Observability

Learn how to migrate your metric and trace data from Datadog to Lightstep Observability.

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Use Change Intelligence from a metric alert

Use Lightstep Observability's Change Intelligence to find the root cause when alerted to a deviation in your metrics.