A practical introduction to OpenTelemetry for .NET developers (+ Aspire Dashboard)

I explain how to introduce OpenTelemetry instrumentation in .NET. We will also configure an exporter and monitor the OpenTelemetry data from the Aspire Dashboard. If you're building or maintaining distributed .NET applications, understanding how they behave is key to ensuring reliability and performance. Distributed systems offer flexibility but introduce complexity, making troubleshooting a headache. OpenTelemetry is an open-source observability framework that makes this possible.

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