OpenMetrics: Prometheus unbound?

Nowadays every application exposes their metrics via an HTTP endpoint readable by using Prometheus. Recently the exposition format got included into the OpenMetrics standard of the CNCF. But why a standardization process was needed and is good? And what are the novelties and differences OpenMetrics introduces? What it will gives us more?

This lightning talk will answer those questions while presenting the upcoming OpenMetrics official standard.


Leonardo Di Donato

Leonardo is an Open Source Software Engineer at Sysdig in the Office of the CTO. He is in charge of the Open Source methodologies and projects of Sysdig. At the same time he mainly takes care of ...