Add Grafana Tempo on an Istio-powered cluster

In this article we are going to deploy Grafana Tempo along with Istio and use it to measure the artifact's response time.


  • A Kubernetes Cluster, using whatever you want. I have a nice guide by the way.

Install Istio

Install Tempo

Install Tanka on your machine

Deploy MinIO

Deploy Tempo with Tanka

Integrate Istio and Tempo

Grafana dashboard

Useful links

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