Cloud Application Development and Life-Cycle Services

Prometheus

Prometheus is an open-source systems monitoring and alerting toolkit originally built at SoundCloud. Since its inception in 2012, many companies and organizations have adopted Prometheus, and the project has a very active developer and user community. It is now a standalone open source project and maintained independently of any company. To emphasize this, and to clarify the project's governance structure, Prometheus joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation in 2016 as the second hosted project, after Kubernetes.

Jaeger

open source, end-to-end distributed tracing
Monitor and troubleshoot transactions in complex distributed systems

As on-the-ground microservice practitioners are quickly realizing, the majority of operational problems that ***** when moving to a distributed architecture are ultimately grounded in two areas: networking and observability. It is simply an orders of magnitude larger problem to network and debug a set of intertwined distributed services versus a single monolithic application.

Envoy

Envoy is an L7 proxy and communication bus designed for large modern service oriented architectures. The project was born out of the belief that:
The network should be transparent to applications. When network and application problems do occur it should be easy to determine the source of the problem.

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