Difficulty: beginner
Estimated Time: 15 minutes


The objective of this scenario is to demonstrate using OpenTelemetry to observe request and response behavior under HTTP.


This scenarios is divided into the following steps.

  • Step 1 - Installing the Code
  • Step 2 - Installing Jaeger
  • Step 3 - Getting Metrics

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Working With OpenTelemetry Under HTTP

Step 1 of 3

Installing the Code


The objective of this lesson is to demonstrate how to install the sample code.


Step 1: Get the code from GitHub

git clone https://github.com/open-telemetry/opentelemetry-js-contrib.git

Step 2: Navigate to the project directory

cd ./opentelemetry-js-contrib/examples/express/