Detailed Workshop Description


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Datadog’s core tools are tailored to SREs and provide a bird’s-eye view of your entire infrastructure, as well as the ability to zoom in on individual processes.

In this workshop, you will learn how to monitor a containerized web application with the Datadog Agent and essential Datadog tools, including:

  • Integrations
  • Logs
  • Alerting
  • Application Performance Monitoring (APM)
  • Network Performance Monitoring (NPM)
  • Dashboards

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to use Datadog to analyze the past, observe the present, and optimize the future of your application infrastructure.

Primary Audience

SREs and DevOps engineers who are new to Datadog or want to refresh their knowledge.


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    1. Introduction

    2. Known bugs

    1. Video Lesson

    2. Lab: Datadog 101 for SREs

    3. Feedback

    1. Further Reading

    2. Slides

About this workshop

  • 0.5 hours of video content
  • Estimated length: 3 hours