Application Monitoring | Datadog

Modern application monitoring

Monitor application performance in real time and resolve issues impacting end users quickly.

Understanding the performance of your applications in real time is critical for ensuring positive experiences for your customers. Proactive application monitoring with Datadog APM provides DevOps teams with deep visibility into application performance and enables them to catch critical errors before they affect end users. Seamlessly pivot from traces to related metrics and logs in a single pane of glass to speed up troubleshooting and time to resolution.


End-to-end application monitoring

  • Monitor all aspects of your application architecture from the user interaction to back-end storage - in a single platform
  • Easily identify bottlenecks, errors, heavy traffic issues, slow-running queries, and more with end-to-end tracing, latency breakdowns, and flame graphs highlighting errored requests
  • Automatically collect, monitor, and visualize high-granularity metrics in real time, including availability, response times, and error rates

Troubleshoot application performance issues faster

  • Identify critical issues quickly with real-time dashboards, AI-powered synthetic monitors, and alerts on latency, exceptions, errors, and more
  • Resolve detected problems faster with application monitoring that combines distributed request traces, logs, and infrastructure metrics in one platform
  • Test hypotheses in seconds by overlaying app events onto time-synchronized metric graphs

Enhance visibility into your application architecture

  • Gain critical visibility into the current state of all your services, serverless functions and application interdependencies with the real-time service map
  • Investigate service disruptions easily by isolating your view of a single service with one click
  • Automatically detect unanticipated outliers, anomalies, and errors with Watchdog
Machine-learning powered alerts for application monitoring

Next-generation application performance monitoring

Monitor and troubleshoot application performance issues rapidly.



Automatically detect application performance issues without manual setup or configuration.


App Analytics

Search, filter, and analyze tack traces at infinite cardinality.


Service Map

Map applications and their supporting architecture in real time.


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Application Monitoring Resources

Learn about application monitoring tools and success stories.

Datadog APM Starter Kit