Episode 10

Observability improving speed and reliability with Ben Sigelman

Sep 3rd, 2021 | 42 minutes

About this episode

Ben Sigelman discusses observability and how it connects with delivering change with confidence. Find out what is observability vs monitoring, tracing, and logging? Do they all have their own jobs or is there overlap?

The guest

Ben Sigelman

Ben Sigelman is a co-founder and the GM of Lightstep, a co-creator of Dapper (Google’s distributed tracing system), Monarch (Google’s metrics system), and the CNCF’s OpenTelemetry project. Ben's work and interests gravitate towards observability, especially where microservices, high transaction volumes, and large engineering organizations are involved.

Ben Sigelman

The host

Rob Zuber

Rob Zuber is a 20-year veteran of software startups, a four-time founder, and three-time CTO. Since joining CircleCI, Rob has seen the company through its Series F funding and delivered on product innovation at scale while leading a team of 300+ engineers who are distributed around the globe.

Rob Zuber
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