Datadog Log Management Released
March 06, 2018
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Datadog announced the general availability of Datadog Log Management.

With this new SaaS-based service, customers can now enrich, monitor, and analyze logs from all their systems for troubleshooting, auditing, visualization, and alerting.

This new log management service also integrates seamlessly with the infrastructure monitoring and application performance monitoring (APM) services in Datadog. With these tight integrations, customers can now query and visualize all their logs, traces, and metrics in comprehensive dashboards, build alerts that trigger on data from any source, and pivot smoothly between views for rapid troubleshooting during critical outages.

Highlights

- Quick installation via a hosted SaaS solution that takes minutes to configure

- Automatic grouping and correlation of Logs, APM, and Infrastructure Monitoring data

- In-context transitions between related Logs, APM, and Infrastructure Monitoring views for rapid troubleshooting of critical issues

- Enhances Datadog’s artificial intelligence based Outlier Detection, Anomaly Detection, and Forecasts

- Out-of-the-box collection and enrichment of log data from popular applications, cloud platforms, and infrastructure components

- Customizable processing and analytics pipelines

- Rich exploration and visualization capabilities

- Powerful Query Language

- Real Time Alerts

- User defined indexing and archiving policies for cost optimization

"All Datadog customers can now correlate infrastructure metrics and application traces with relevant logs for quicker detection of issues,” said Renaud Boutet, Product Director at Datadog. “This level of seamless pivoting between different sources of data is completely new and will help our customers dramatically improve the time to problem resolution."

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