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Instrument a PHP application 🔗

The SignalFx Tracing Library for PHP provides an OpenTracing-compatible tracer and automatically configurable instrumentations for many popular PHP libraries and frameworks. This is a native extension that supports PHP versions 5.4+ running on the Zend Engine.

For all available configuration options and their default values, see the README file.

Start the integration 🔗

To start a PHP integration, follow these steps:

  1. In the Observability Cloud main menu, select Data Setup.

  2. In the CATEGORIES menu, select APM Instrumentation.

  3. Click PHP Tracing.

  4. Click Add Connection. The integration wizard appears.

  5. Follow the steps in the wizard.

  6. At the end of the wizard, go to APM to see a live view of your data flowing into the application.