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Enhanced Azure monitoring with Datadog

Get even more visibility into your Azure environments with new Datadog-generated metrics and resource-specific ...

Generate metrics from your logs to view historical trends and track SLOs

Learn how to use log-based metrics to avoid the difficulties of indexing and searching high-volume logs.

Monitor G Suite activity with Datadog

Proactively monitor G Suite user and administrative activity by analyzing and alerting on audit logs.

Implement monitoring as code with Datadog and CloudFormation Registry

Learn how you can automatically set up monitoring for your AWS resources with Datadog and CloudFormation ...

Monitor your Fargate container logs with FireLens and Datadog

Learn how you can use FireLens for Amazon ECS to collect container logs generated by your Fargate tasks and ...

Monitor system access and unusual activity with Okta logs and Datadog

Learn how you can use Datadog's Okta log integration to monitor system access and detect suspicious activity ...

Introducing Metrics from Logs and Log Rehydration™

Generate metrics from all of your logs and reload logs from archives with our latest additions to Logging ...

Explore your data in full-screen graph mode

Dive into your dashboard graphs to explore historical context, apply machine learning algorithms, and more.

ActiveMQ architecture and key metrics

Understand the ActiveMQ architecture, and learn about key ActiveMQ metrics to track.

Collecting ActiveMQ metrics

Learn about the tools that you can use to collect ActiveMQ metrics.

Monitoring ActiveMQ with Datadog

Learn how to use Datadog to monitor ActiveMQ metrics and logs.

Introducing Datadog Synthetics

Synthetics simulates user actions to help you ensure uptime, identify regional issues, and track application ...

Key metrics for monitoring Pivotal Platform

Keep your cluster running smoothly by tracking these key Pivotal Platform metrics.

Collecting Pivotal Platform logs and metrics

Learn about tools operators and developers can use to view and collect Pivotal Platform logs and metrics.

Pivotal Platform Monitoring with Datadog

Learn how to get visibility into your Pivotal Platform cluster and applications with Datadog.

Key metrics for AWS monitoring

Monitor AWS services as they evolve with these key metrics.

New in Datadog: Add context to request traces with host metrics

View host metrics side-by-side with request traces to get more context for application troubleshooting.

Metric graphs 101: Graphing anti-patterns

In this post, we explore three ways that metric graphs are commonly misused and then suggest better solutions ...

Metric graphs 101: Summary graphs

Learn how to effectively use summary graphs: visualizations that ​flatten​ a particular span of time to ...

AWS collaboration: RDS enhanced metrics

Amazon RDS enhanced metrics are now available in your infrastructure dashboards via a collaboration between ...

Metric graphs 101: Timeseries graphs

To help you effectively visualize your metrics, this post explores 4 types of timeseries graphs: Line graphs, ...

Units and descriptions: Understand any metric

We've just rolled out a comprehensive metadata catalog, with measurement units and brief descriptions for some ...

Ansible + Datadog: Monitor your automation, automate your monitoring

When you are managing a large number of servers, a good infrastructure automation tool can make your life much ...

How Connectifier unfroze MongoDB with Datadog

Learn how Connectifier uses Datadog to monitor MongoDB performance metrics and keep their infrastructure ...

How to monitor Cassandra performance metrics

Learn to monitor Cassandra performance metrics including request throughput, latency, disk usage, and more for ...

Monitor etcd performance to ensure consistent Docker configuration

As soon as you turn on the Datadog etcd integration, you’ll be ready to monitor etcd with a default ...

How to monitor Docker resource metrics

Docker resources like CPU, memory, I/O, and network are controlled by cgroups, so Docker resource metrics are ...

Top ELB health and performance metrics

ELB performance is critical to any scalable infrastructure as the first gateway between users and your ...

Introducing outlier detection in Datadog

Datadog's new outlier detection feature allows you to automatically identify any host (or group of hosts) that ...

Top DynamoDB performance metrics

In order to correctly provision your DynamoDB machines, and to keep them running smoothly, it is important to ...

Monitor Amazon Kinesis performance

If you are using Kinesis in production, you probably want to know right away if there are any slowdowns or ...

Top Varnish performance metrics

Monitoring Varnish, part 1 of 3. This post introduces the key Varnish performance metrics you can monitor to ...

Introducing Change Graphs: Compare metrics over time

Change Graphs are designed to help you instantly measure changes by highlighting differences in your metrics ...

Monitor process resource consumption at a glance

Monitor process resource consumption alongside your aggregate host-level resource consumption with Datadog.

Monitoring 101: Investigating performance issues

Once your monitoring system has notified you of real performance issues that require attention, its next job ...

Monitoring 101: Collecting the right data

Collect metrics and classify data so that you can receive meaningful, automated alerts about potential ...

Datadog in the wild: Fixing slow writes on AWS Elastic Block Store

Learn how to avoid ever having storage problems affect your users using AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS) and good ...

Monitor AWS SNS metrics with Datadog

This integration lets Datadog send and receive AWS SNS notifications, correlate messages with AWS SNS metrics ...

Instrument your Go apps with Expvar and Datadog

Learn how to expose expvar metrics as a Datadog metric to monitor your Go application performance.

Emacs fans rejoice: Datadog mode is here

Learn how to implement some of the Datadog API within Emacs, to quickly browse a dash or query a metric ...

Datadog Agent 5.0: dead-simple installation, large-scale Docker support

The new Agent expands OS support and metric collection for new and existing integrations, including ...

See all metrics at a glance with the new host summary panel

We're excited to announce the addition of the host summary panel, which is a new tool to simplify the process ...

Monitor Docker performance with Datadog

Learn how Docker monitoring with Datadog works to easily visualize and alert on Docker metrics. Free 14 day ...

Instrument Memcached performance metrics with DogStatsD

Learn how to gain insight into the effectiveness of the cache for specific applications using Memcached ...

Correlate metrics and logs with Datadog and Splunk

Datadog's Splunk integration allows you to collaborate and visualize Splunk events in the context of your ...

Peloton Cycle integrates IT and business-level custom metrics

Learn how Peloton Cycle uses custom metrics to monitor their system health, send alerts inform the entire ...

Visualize StatsD metrics with Counts Graphing

Counts graphing is a new Datadog tool that will make it easier for you to choose the right visualization for ...

Fast, Faster, Fastly: Monitor your Fastly performance metrics

You now have the ability to monitor Fastly performance metrics and correlate them with your other sources of ...

Monitor NGINX Plus Load Balancing Metrics

Monitor NGINX Plus metrics exposed by the status module with Datadog to get full visibility into your HTTP ...

Go Performance Tales

Looking for performance tips for Go applications? In this blog, read about one software engineer's quest to ...

Rank and filter performance metrics with top() function

The top() family of functions give you the power to rank, filter and visualize your performance metrics to ...

Monitor key Couchbase metrics

Learn how to monitor Couchbase metrics to measure its performance alongside application metrics and identify ...

Understand AWS CloudWatch metrics and Datadog measurements

Gain additional data collection capabilities for your AWS Cloudwatch metrics with Datadog. Learn more.

More metrics, more visibility with the new Datadog Agent

The new Datadog Agent collects more metrics from existing integrations, in order to provide Datadog users with ...

Key AWS ELB Monitoring Metrics

AWS ELB monitoring can be daunting. Learn to monitor ELB metrics in a sane way. Read more...

Don't fear the Agent: Agent-based monitoring

By using Agent-based monitoring, you get the nitty-gritty details faster than polling a service and relying on ...

Detecting Outliers in Cloud Infrastructure with Datadog Heatmaps

Datadog's new Heatmaps use color brightness as a 3rd dimension to let you instantly identify patterns for a ...

AWS CPU Steal: How to detect it with Datadog

CPU steal is a fundamental property of virtual environments, but may lead to inconsistent performance for the ...

StatusPage.io Public Metrics - now with Datadog metrics

StatusPage.io Public Metrics

3 reasons why your HAProxy monitoring is broken

Monitoring issues through HAProxy typically involves parsing the output of the HAProxy Status Page. Three ...

On the importance of real time graphs

Learn why real time graphs are crucial when it comes to optimizing your stack performance.