Datadog Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
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Real User
Software Engineer at a media company with 51-200 employees
Mar 05 2018

What is most valuable?

It is incredibly easy to do common monitoring actions: * Excellent autocomplete for everything in the UI. * Using tags is very intuitive (in contrast to the cumbersome regex-like based querying in Graphite). * Going from viewing a metric to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has empowered all our platform engineers with a very powerful and easy to use monitoring system. Most of our platform organization is now involved in monitoring. Previously, only a handful of platform engineers were involved, because... more»

What needs improvement?

* It would be nice to be able to graph metrics by excluding certain tags (like you can do in monitors). * It would also be nice if we had more insight into our own usage of Datadog (agents and custom metrics). They provide a usage page which... more»
Real User
CTO at a tech company with 51-200 employees
Feb 01 2017

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features have been: Sharable dashboards, TimeBoards, dogstatsd API, Slack Integration, Event logging API. CloudTrail Events, Tags, alerts, and anomaly detection. EBS Volume Snapshot Age, which they added upon request. We... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We can build dashboards as fast we roll out new systems, which can be fast. We use standard and custom metrics for every new system we roll out for 360 degree visibility into our systems.

What needs improvement?

More granular control over dashboard sharing. Timeboard sharing.


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Datadog is a monitoring service for IT, Dev and Ops teams who write and run applications at scale, and want to turn the massive amounts of data produced by their apps, tools and services into actionable insight.
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