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Monitor applications from your network with Datadog Synthetic private locations

Proactively verify the performance of business-critical applications from locations in your private network.

Monitoring health information systems with HIPAA-compliant logs

Datadog's HIPAA-compliant log management solution enables healthcare organizations to securely capture audit ...

Test file uploads and downloads with Datadog Browser Tests

Datadog's Browser Tests allow you to verify that users are able to perform transactions on your web ...

Introducing our AWS 1-click integration

You can now enable AWS monitoring in Datadog with our simple 1-click integration.

Introducing template variable saved views for dashboards

Saved views let anyone in your organization save sets of selected template variables so they can filter dashboards with one click and quickly view the data they need.

Introducing the Datadog Operator for Kubernetes and OpenShift

The Datadog Operator automatically manages Datadog Agents across your Kubernetes and OpenShift clusters.

Monitor Windows containers on Google Cloud with Datadog

Learn how you can use Datadog to monitor your containerized Windows applications deployed on Google Kubernetes ...

Use DNS resolution to monitor cloud and external endpoints

DNS resolution resolves IPs to human-readable domains, so you can get enhanced traffic visibility with ...

Introducing DogStatsD Mapper

Use DogStatsD Mapper to generate tags for all of your StatsD-formatted metrics.

How to monitor Kubernetes audit logs

Learn how to use Kubernetes audit logs to debug issues and get clarity into your workloads.

Monitor email workflows with Datadog Browser Tests

Learn how you can use browser tests to monitor critical workflows that generate email.

Introducing Lambda Enhanced Metrics

Learn how our enhanced Lambda metrics can help optimize the performance of your serverless architectures in ...

Distributed tracing for AWS Lambda with Datadog APM

Get comprehensive visibility across all your Lambda functions to optimize application performance with native ...

Introducing Datadog Agent 7

Learn more about the next major version of Datadog Agent 7 and some new tools for migrating your custom Python ...

Introducing dark mode for Datadog

You can now monitor your infrastructure and applications with our new (darker) look.

Troubleshoot .NET apps with auto-correlated traces and logs

Datadog automatically links your .NET logs and request traces, so you can get full context about user-facing ...

Copy and paste widgets to share data across teams and dashboards

Collaborate on dashboards with the copy/paste widgets feature.

Understand, explore, and collaborate with Dashboard Details

Read about various dashboard features, discover similar dashboards for extra context, and find power users for ...

Unify logs across data sources with Datadog’s customizable naming convention

Our common schema standardizes your log data so you have full coverage of your infrastructure.

Monitor JavaScript console logs and user activity with Datadog

Track errors and user events in context with backend metrics, traces, and logs.

Explore your data in full-screen graph mode

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

Java runtime monitoring with JVM metrics in Datadog APM

JVM runtime metrics provide detailed context for troubleshooting Java application performance issues.

Install updated Datadog integrations as they become available

You can now update compatible Datadog integrations between Agent releases to make use of the newest ...

Correlate request logs with traces automatically

Datadog automatically links your distributed request traces to logs from the same transaction for end-to-end ...

User experience monitoring with Datadog Browser Tests

Easily set up automated, self-maintaining browser tests for complex user journeys in your application.

.NET monitoring with Datadog APM and distributed tracing

Get deep visibility into your .NET applications with Datadog APM.

PHP monitoring with Datadog APM and distributed tracing

APM for PHP increases your visibility into the whole web stack.

2018 year in review

A recap of some of the new features, integrations, and resources that Datadog added in 2018.

Datadog's Lambda Layer: Monitor custom serverless metrics

See how you can use the new Lambda Layers to send custom metrics from your serverless functions to Datadog.

Datadog for Serverless: End-to-end visibility for modern applications

The Serverless view brings together metrics, traces, and logs from your serverless functions.

Introducing Datadog Synthetics

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

Autoscale Kubernetes workloads with any Datadog metric

Learn how to autoscale Kubernetes applications with Datadog.

Track the status of all your SLOs in Datadog

Datadog's SLO view and dashboard widgets allow you to visualize performance against service level objectives.

Log analytics and dashboarding in Datadog

Advanced log analytics in Datadog enables you to seamlessly unite your log data with metrics from your ...

Datadog APM gains 3 superpowers: App Analytics, Service Map & Watchdog

With three major new features and support for numerous languages and frameworks, Datadog APM is more powerful ...

Auto-smooth noisy metrics to reveal trends

Datadog's new Auto Smoother function makes it simple to smooth out noisy metrics without losing sight of the ...

Introducing the Service Map in Datadog

Learn how to identify bottlenecks and observe service dependencies.

Announcing Windows support in Datadog process monitoring

We're pleased to announce that Datadog's Live Process monitoring is now available for Windows.

Node.js monitoring with Datadog APM and distributed tracing

Debug and optimize your Node.js applications with service-level overviews and distributed request tracing.

Explore high-cardinality trace data with App Analytics

Learn how to filter and analyze high-cardinality APM data with Datadog.

Watchdog: Auto-detect performance anomalies without setting alerts

Watchdog uses machine learning to sniff out potential performance problems without any setup or configuration.

Announcing Go tracer v1.0.0

The latest version includes distributed request tracing and other features and improvements.

Introducing the container map view in Datadog

The container map is a brand-new way to visualize, explore, and debug your dynamic container infrastructure.

New in Datadog: Managing integrations via API calls

Programmatically manage your Datadog integrations for AWS, Slack, PagerDuty, and custom webhooks.

Announcing log processing and analytics in Datadog

Powerful log management has now been fully integrated into the Datadog platform.

Announcing APM & distributed tracing for Java applications

Monitor and optimize your Java applications with Datadog APM and distributed tracing.

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.

New in Datadog: Organize your dashboards with lists

Reduce noise by grouping your favorite dashboards into lists that you can easily access and share across ...

Introducing Live Process monitoring in Datadog

Explore, inspect, and monitor every running process in your distributed infrastructure with the new Live ...

Datadog + OpenTracing: Embracing the open standard for APM

We are pleased to announce that Datadog is adopting the OpenTracing standard for distributed tracing.

Introducing recovery thresholds for metric alerts

Clarify your alerts by specifying how much a metric’s value should improve before an issue is resolved.

Introducing Live Container monitoring

Monitor and explore your entire container infrastructure in real time with the new Live Container view in ...

How Peloton ensures a smooth ride for a growing user base

Peloton uses Datadog APM to reduce latency in their user-facing, real-time cycling application.

Resolve incidents faster with Datadog’s new Triggered Monitors page

Investigate and resolve alerts in real time with the new Triggered Monitors page.

New feature roundup: Alerting

Let's take a look at some of our newer alerting features, including anomaly detection and composite monitors.

New feature roundup: Integrations and data collection

In this series, we will highlight noteworthy features and enhancements we added over the past year.

New feature roundup: Visualization and collaboration

Notebooks and flame graphs are among Datadog's latest and greatest visualization and collaboration features.

Introducing service-level alerts in Datadog APM

Create service-level application alerts in Datadog with our new APM monitors.

Monitoring the NYC subway system with Datadog

See at a glance whether your subway line is up and running with our new dashboard.

New in Datadog: Search, filter, and find your monitors faster

Browse, search, and organize your Datadog monitors with the new Manage Monitors page.

Introducing composite monitors

Refine your infrastructure alerting with composite monitors for fewer, richer, more actionable alerts. Try it ...

Announcing next-generation APM

To troubleshoot modern applications, you need to understand both the code and the infrastructure

Data-driven storytelling with Datadog Notebooks

Create rich, shareable postmortems and runbooks with the new Notebooks feature.

Introducing anomaly detection in Datadog

Anomaly detection analyzes recent metric patterns to identify abnormalities.

Add Datadog to PagerDuty

On-call teams, rejoice! PagerDuty’s Add-ons puts the power of Datadog dashboards and graphs directly within ...

Free Datadog accounts for students

Students get a free Datadog Pro account for up to 10 hosts. Offered in partnership with GitHub Education.

Automatically summarize alert barrages with Alert Rollup

Limit in their tracks with Datadog's new Alert Rollup, which delivers concise, notification summaries to your ...

Visualizing trends with regression lines

When you care more about how a metric is trending over time and less about its exact value at every instant, ...

Monitoring Pokémon GO service status: Datadog catches it all

Every time Pokémon GO won’t work correctly, you can now check www.IsPokemonGODownOrNot.com to see if it’s just ...

Autodiscovery: Tracking services across ephemeral containers

You can now continuously monitor your Docker infrastructure even as it expands, contracts, and shifts across ...

Easy JMX discovery & browsing with the open source Agent

The Datadog Agent is bundled with two tools to help you collect JMX metrics: JMXFetch and Jmxterm. In this ...

Units and descriptions: Understand any metric

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

Host Maps just got better

Host Maps let you see all of your hosts together in one place, and today we have released four new features ...

Tiered alerts: Urgency-aware alerting

With Datadog's new tiered alerts, you can trigger notifications that go to different people, or via different ...

AWS outage? Datadog alerts you to changes in AWS status

No service is foolproof. Even the most reliable ones, like Amazon Web Services, can experience outages. Even ...

Event alerts: another way to trigger notifications

What if you want to be alerted when a specific event occurs? With Datadog’s new event alerts, you can trigger ...

Introducing outlier detection in Datadog

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

Introducing Change Graphs: Compare metrics over time

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

New monitor status page: From alert to investigation in one click

The monitor status page allows you to quickly pinpoint performance issues as soon as you're alerted to a ...

Monitor process resource consumption at a glance

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

Introducing developer mode for the Agent

Developer mode allows developers all over the world contribute to the open-source Datadog Agent with an easy ...

Send custom events from your Microsoft .NET application

Events can now be sent straight from Microsoft .NET to DogStatsD. This allows you to correlate events ...

Learn from your alerts with the weekly Monitor Trend Report

Monitor Trends Reports are weekly alert reports sent to your inbox that highlight incontrovertible trends in ...

Introducing cluster-level service monitoring

Service monitoring lets you set alerts that trigger when a percentage of servers in a given cluster experience ...

Real-time graph annotations

Graph annotations let you highlight the noteworthy things you find on metric graphs and immediately start a ...

Host Maps part 2: quick guide

Learn a new way of using Datadog to understand what is happening on all your hosts right now to make your ...

Introducing Host Maps: know thy infrastructure

See all of your hosts together on one screen, grouped and filtered however you want, with metrics made ...

Mute Datadog alerts for planned downtime

Learn how muting alerts during planned downtime can help you more easily identify the most critical issues ...

Introducing availability monitoring for Windows Services

Learn how you can have full visibility into Windows Services availability status (up or down) and can get ...

Introducing JMX custom tagging

JMX custom tagging is now a reality! Create custom tags that are more descriptive and helpful. Learn more.

Sending Datadog Events via Email

Learn how to send your performance monitoring events from all of your applications to Datadog via email. Free ...

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 ...

Easy ranking with the new Top Lists

Identify and understand the best- or worst-performing components in your infrastructure with Top Lists for ...

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 ...

Troubleshoot your monitoring with Agent check status reporting

We now have at-a-glance Agent check status information to report integration issues in your hosts monitored by ...

Gain more control of alert notifications with new alerting features

Re-notifications and muted alert notifications for maintenance windows give you better control over your IT ...

Filter your Datadog Events Stream to pinpoint issues in your infrastructure

Learn how the Datadog Events Stream's search and filter functionality allows you filter out alerting "noise" ...

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 ...

Single Sign On Now Available for Datadog using SAML

Single Sign On is now available for Datadog using SAML. Learn how to enable the single sign on feature in ...

Customize Graphs and Dashboards with Graph Markers

Graph Markers give you the power to further customize your dashboard graphs and ScreenBoards making it easier ...

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 ...

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 ...

Your entire AWS infrastructure's health at a glance

Learn how to quickly assess the health of your entire Amazon infrastructure including deep EC2 monitoring.

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 ...

StatsD for .NET: DogStatsD

Alongside our Microsoft Event Viewer, IIS, and SQL Server integrations, you are now able to monitor custom ...

ScreenBoards: Your data, your way, in seconds

ScreenBoards. Did the world need yet another dashboard? Yes!

Daily Digests - Understand a Day's App Performance in Seconds

Announcing the release of Datadog's new Daily Digest functionality, which allows for you to see a day's app ...

Ask your systems what's going on: monitor Chef with Datadog

Monitor Chef with Datadog to know the end results of Chef runs and how they impact your infrastructure ...