OpenTelemetry in Production:
A conversation with Lightstep and Simplebet

On-Demand Webinar


Listen and ask questions as two observability experts discuss their trade.

Simplebet is a sports technology and betting company focused on unlocking a new type of sports betting called Micro-Markets. In this live interview, we will talk to Simplebet about the observability challenges they faced, the steps they took to overcome them, and how understanding change is now setting their business up for success.

In this 30-minute live webinar, you'll learn:

  • What goes into making a good observability pipeline, and the reasoning behind those choices
  • How Simplebet made OpenTelemetry and Erlang work together in their benefit
  • The ultimate value in deploying OpenTelemetry
  • Simplebet's secret sauce to catching problems before they go into production
  • Ideas for how to integrate observability into your CICD pipeline

Hosted by:

Ted Young

Ted Young is a co-founder of the OpenTelemetry project, and currently works as Director of Developer Education at Lightstep. He lives on a tiny farm in Portland, Oregon.

Interview with:

Bryan Naegele

Bryan leads engineering for Consumer Betting Experiences at Simplebet, where the team builds and supports end-user micro-market betting products. He has spent the past several years working in distributed systems in Elixir/Erlang and helping to improve the observability story on the BEAM. Bryan is a founding member of the Erlang Ecosystem Foundation Observability Working Group and OpenTelemetry Erlang SIG.