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MySQL Database Monitoring

Monitor and visualize your most important MySQL database metrics with Datadog database monitoring.

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source relational databse server. Gain critical visibility into what’s happening with your MySQL database and the applications that depend on it. Easily create automated alerts on any metric, with triggers tailored precisely to your infrastructure and your usage patterns with Datadog database monitoring.


Monitor MySQL Database Metrics Alongside the Rest of Your Stack

  • Monitor your MySQL databases, cloud services, containers, and serverless functions all in one place with Datadog’s 650+ vendor-backed integrations
  • Monitor query-level and host-level metrics together to better understand how resource constraints affect database performance
  • Leverage out-of-the-box integrations with the rest of the Datadog platform, including dashboards, monitors, and advanced formulas and function
Monitor MySQL Database Metrics Alongside the Rest of Your Stack

Optimize MySQL Database Performance

  • Rapidly identify problematic MySQL queries with valuable metrics such as average latency, total execution time, and number of rows queried
  • Isolate query performance issues in minutes by visualizing query metrics over time
  • Pinpoint inefficient query patterns that hinder performance with explain plans
Optimize MySQL Database Performance

Troubleshoot MySQL Issues Faster

  • Easily isolate performance issues in your database fleet with out-of-the box health summary telemetry
  • Better understand the loads on your databases with MySQL host wait events; triage your databases with top query metrics
  • Seamlessly pivot to and from Datadog APM to resolve application issues faster
Troubleshoot MySQL Issues Faster

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.


Alert on database performance data in real time

Analyze and monitor database performance in context with Datadog.



Auto-detect performance problems without manual setup or configuration.


Synchronized Dashboards

Correlate database performance metrics with a common tagging structure.


Service Map

Visualize application health and database dependencies in real-time.

MySQL Monitoring Resources

Learn about how to monitor MySQL and monitoring best practices.

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