SkyWalking: an APM(application performance monitor) system, especially designed for
microservices, cloud native and container-based (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos) architectures.
SkyWalking is an open source APM system, including monitoring, tracing, diagnosing capabilities for distributed system
in Cloud Native architecture.
The core features are following.
- Service, service instance, endpoint metrics analysis
- Root cause analysis
- Service topology map analysis
- Service, service instance and endpoint dependency analysis
- Slow services and endpoints detected
- Performance optimization
- Distributed tracing and context propagation
- Database access metrics. Detect slow database access statements(including SQL statements).
SkyWalking supports to collect telemetry (traces and metrics) data from multiple sources
and multiple formats,
- Java, .NET Core, NodeJS and PHP auto-instrument agents in SkyWalking format
- Manual-instrument Go agent in SkyWalking format.
- Istio telemetry format
- Envoy gRPC Access Log Service (ALS) format in Istio controlled service mesh
- Envoy Metrics Service format.
- Zipkin v1/v2 format.
- Jaeger gRPC format.
Please head to the releases page to download a release of Apache SkyWalking.
Code of conduct
This project adheres to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct. By participating, you are expected to uphold this code.
Please follow the REPORTING GUIDELINES to report unacceptable behavior.
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Who Uses SkyWalking?
A wide variety of companies and organizations use SkyWalking for research, production and commercial product.
Here is the User Wall of SkyWalking.
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SkyWalking enriches the CNCF CLOUD NATIVE Landscape.
Our project enriches the OpenAPM Landscape!
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