Introduction to Monitoring

This course is designed to introduce attendees to a higher level of perspective to monitoring their systems.  It focuses on how to approach metrics and how to view them in perspective, rather than Datadog features.  The course begins with a short introduction to Metrics and moves on to how to most effectively monitor your systems and how to think about your alerting procedures.

Those new to the concept of Monitoring should consume the 
Intro to Datadog Course first. 

Table of Contents: 

  • Defining Metrics
  • How to Think about Metrics
  • Alerting on What Matters
  • Performance Issues
  • More Than Just Metrics

Estimated Course Length: 45 Minutes