Docker Health Monitoring | Datadog

Docker Health Monitoring

Monitor and optimize Docker cluster health in real-time with Datadog.

Docker health monitoring with Datadog helps you visualize, analyze, and troubleshoot entire cluster architecture.

 

Monitor Your Docker Containers More Effectively

  • Automatically detect and monitor your containers as quickly as they are created and destroyed
  • Easily analyze the health of all your containers distributed across any cloud environment in a single pane of glass with the cluster agent
  • Avoid resource contention and deficiency by drilling into individual containers running hot with 1 click
  • Collect, monitor, and visualize high-granularity metrics from all your containers at 15s. granularity for 15 months – including CPU, I/O, and memory

Gain Deeper Insights Into Your Container Orchestration

  • Enhance visibility into container orchestration with the live container view
  • Optimize horizontal auto-scaling by connecting Datadog to your HPA and collecting request rate, latency, and available network bandwidth
  • Easily detect clusters over or under-allocating available resources via the auto-generated container map
  • Monitor important per-container metrics, such as resource usage and request and response error rates, on out-of-the-box dashboards for AWS Fargate, Google Cloud Run, and more

Eliminate False-Positives and Receive Alerts for Only the Issues that Matter

  • Set up threshold and rate of change alerts for service-level metrics that won’t panic as containers scale down
  • Create smarter alerts that account for daily, weekly, and seasonal fluctuations
  • Proactively prevent outages and errors with forecasts on resource metrics such as CPU and memory
  • Automatically detect unanticipated anomalous events, outliers, and errors with Watchdog

Enhance visibility with Datadog

  • Monitor your Docker containers, cloud services, load balancers, databases, and servlets all in one place with Datadog’s 650+ vendor-backed integrations
  • Create custom, drag-and-drop dashboards within seconds and visualize highly-granularity metrics in real time
  • Seamlessly navigate between your logs, infrastructure metrics, and application traces
  • Retain performance data at container id level for 36 hours automatically
  • Quickly deploy the agent across your entire cluster through our helm chart or daemonset

The Essential Monitoring and Security Platform for the Cloud Age

Datadog brings together end-to-end traces, metrics, and logs to make your applications, infrastructure, and third-party services entirely observable.

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Analyze Docker in real time

Monitor, visualize, and alert on full stack data in context.

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Host and Container Maps

Visualize the status of your hosts or containers in a single view.

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Synchronized Dashboards

Track incidents across metrics with a common tagging structure.

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Service Map

Map applications and their supporting services in real time.

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Docker Health Monitoring Resources

Learn best practices for monitoring Docker.

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