Datadog Acquires
September 07, 2017
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Datadog announced the acquisition of, a Paris-based Operations Data Platform for Log and Machine Events.

The acquisition makes Datadog the first vendor to offer Infrastructure Metrics, Application Performance Monitoring (APM), and Log Management within a single platform. This provides DevOps teams with the tools necessary to detect, diagnose, and troubleshoot almost any problem in modern applications, significantly reducing the total cost of application monitoring and time to resolution in critical applications for enterprise customers. was founded in 2014 by Emmanuel Gueidan, Renaud Boutet, and Amirhossein Malekzadeh with the mission of helping organizations improve their software and business performance. The platform analyzes billions of data points daily with powerful log management and visualization tools and counts marquee brands such as Accenture, BlaBlaCar, Canal+, DailyMotion, and LVMH amongst its customers.

Earlier this year, Datadog also announced the general availability of Datadog APM (application performance monitoring), enabling organizations to monitor every part of their service-oriented applications from infrastructure to code.

“Integrating logs with the APM and Infrastructure monitoring we already provide is an important step in the evolution of the monitoring and analytics category,” said Olivier Pomel, CEO of Datadog. “Our new integrated platform will simplify the monitoring of modern applications that often span clouds, containers, IoTs and mobile devices. It will also unlock new A.I. and machine learning based capabilities to help customers manage and improve their applications and businesses.”

“Access to the right machine data coming from the very core of business operations will help drive success for our customers,” said Amirhossein Malekzadeh, Co-Founder and CEO at “Over the last 3 years at, we saw a rapidly growing overlap in users and use-cases between log management and monitoring platforms. Becoming a part of Datadog was the best way to deliver a superior monitoring experience to the rapidly evolving market.”

The team has joined the Datadog Paris R&D office and an integrated log management solution is currently available to select customers. All current customers will continue to have access to their existing services, and will have a direct path for migration upon the general availability of log management within Datadog.

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