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Status Future consideration
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 23, 2023

Add OpenTelemetry libraries to ACE container for OCP on Power

This will allow for tracing App Connect containers running on OCP on Power. This is available for x86 and zLinux, and should be available for Power as well. This will allow for Instana customers to trace transactions flowing through ACE on OCP on Power and diagnose performance issues. 

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Ben Thompson
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    Jul 21, 2023

    Thank you for taking the time to raise this enhancement request, which we agree would be a great enhancement. When Open Telemetry functionality was initially added to ACE, we were unable to support quite a few platforms, but since then as part of 12.0.8.0 we added zLinux and Windows. AIX and pLinux platform support requires us to upgrade our compiler versions in order to get the required libraries to build as part of ACE, but this pre-cursor work has now been done, so it is likely that we will further extend support in a later v12 mod release. Meanwhile, the requirement is accepted and status updated to Future Consideration.