OpenTelemetry Collector Metrics OpenCensus Exporter Example¶
This example shows how to use the OpenCensus Exporter to export metrics to the OpenTelemetry collector.
The source files of this example are available here.
pip install opentelemetry-api pip install opentelemetry-sdk pip install opentelemetry-ext-opencensusexporter
Run the Example¶
Before running the example, it’s necessary to run the OpenTelemetry collector and Prometheus. The docker folder contains the a docker-compose template with the configuration of those services.
pip install docker-compose cd docker docker-compose up
Now, the example can be executed:
The metrics are available in the Prometheus dashboard at http://localhost:9090/graph, look for the “requests” metric on the list.