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Tempo data source
Grafana ships with built-in support for Tempo, a high-volume, minimal-dependency trace storage, open-source tracing solution from Grafana Labs. This topic explains configuration and queries specific to the Tempo data source.
For instructions on how to add a data source to Grafana, refer to the administration documentation. Only users with the organization administrator role can add data sources. Administrators can also configure the data source via YAML with Grafana’s provisioning system.
- Configure the Tempo data source
Guide for configuring Tempo in Grafana
- Tempo query editor
Guide for using the Tempo data source's query editor
- Upload a JSON trace file
Upload a JSON trace file to the Tempo data source
- Service Graph and Service Graph view
Use the Service Graph and Service Graph view
- Span filters
Use span filters to filter spans in the timeline viewer
- Link to a trace ID
Link to trace IDs from logs and metrics