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Distributed tracing system released as open source by Uber
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What is Jaeger?

Jaeger, a Distributed Tracing System
Jaeger is a tool in the Monitoring Tools category of a tech stack.
Jaeger is an open source tool with 11.2K GitHub stars and 1.2K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Jaeger's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Jaeger?

41 companies reportedly use Jaeger in their tech stacks, including Uber, Hepsiburada, and TransferWise.

92 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Jaeger.

Jaeger Integrations

Elasticsearch, Go, Cassandra, Beam, and OpenCensus are some of the popular tools that integrate with Jaeger. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Jaeger.
Public Decisions about Jaeger

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Conor Myhrvold
Conor Myhrvold
Tech Brand Mgr, Office of CTO at Uber | 28 upvotes 2.6M views

How Uber developed the open source, end-to-end distributed tracing Jaeger , now a CNCF project:

Distributed tracing is quickly becoming a must-have component in the tools that organizations use to monitor their complex, microservice-based architectures. At Uber, our open source distributed tracing system Jaeger saw large-scale internal adoption throughout 2016, integrated into hundreds of microservices and now recording thousands of traces every second.

Here is the story of how we got here, from investigating off-the-shelf solutions like Zipkin, to why we switched from pull to push architecture, and how distributed tracing will continue to evolve:


(GitHub Pages : https://www.jaegertracing.io/, GitHub: https://github.com/jaegertracing/jaeger)

Bindings/Operator: Python Java Node.js Go C++ Kubernetes JavaScript OpenShift C# Apache Spark

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Jaeger Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Jaeger?
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Prometheus is a systems and service monitoring system. It collects metrics from configured targets at given intervals, evaluates rule expressions, displays the results, and can trigger alerts if some condition is observed to be true.
Consistent, expressive, vendor-neutral APIs for distributed tracing and context propagation.
Datadog is the leading service for cloud-scale monitoring. It is used by IT, operations, and development teams who build and operate applications that run on dynamic or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Start monitoring in minutes with Datadog!
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