Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Examine a web application with Datadog Deployment Tracking
  • Create an updated deployment with a canary-like strategy
  • Monitor the change with Datadog Deployment Tracking
  • Make any necessary fixes to make the new deployment stable

Primary Audience

This course is designed for any Datadog user interested in using Datadog Deployment Tracking.


The prerequisites for this course are the following:

  • Completion of the Learning Environment course
  • Able to use a Linux command line shell
  • Basic programming skills in any language
  • Familiarity with editing code in an IDE
  • Knowledge of how web applications work
  • Familiarity using Datadog and the Datadog Agent

Technical Requirements

In order to complete the course, you will need:

  • Google Chrome or Firefox
  • Third-party cookies must be enabled to access labs

Course Navigation

At the bottom of each lesson, click MARK LESSON COMPLETE AND CONTINUE button so that you are marked complete for each lesson and can receive the certificate at the end of the course.

Course Enrollment Period

Please note that your enrollment in this course ends after 30 days. You can re-enroll at any time and pick up where you left off.

Course Curriculum

    1. Introduction

    2. Canary Deployment Tracking Lab

    3. Feedback Survey

Lab: Tracking Canary Deployments with Datadog

  • 2 hours to complete
  • 1 Lesson
  • Intermediate