Empowering Operations and Simplifying Root Cause Analysis with Application Telemetry

Infrastructure health is a prerequisite for service health, but it is not the same thing. We can do better than kernel counters and log scrapers. In this talk, I’ll discuss application-level telemetry best practices and the tools that turn this data into a automated management dream.



Jeff Nickoloff


Jeff Nickoloff owns All in Geek Consulting. He and his team provide: custom software development; Docker, containerization, and microservice consulting; and various engineering training services. He is an experienced software engineer, people manager, published author, and blogger. He enjoys reducing “time to root cause”, product experimentation, building engineering teams, and taking on the most difficult problems.