Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to do the following:

  • Explain the basics of Log Management in Datadog
  • Query and analyze log data and create Saved Views in Log Explorer
  • Create visualizations for log data in Dashboards
  • Send alerts for log data using Logs Monitors
  • Create custom metrics from log data using Generate Metrics

Primary Audience

Developers, SREs, and any Datadog users who are interested in querying, analyzing, and monitoring log data.


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. Enhancing Observability with Datadog Log Management

    1. Lab: Log Querying and Analytics

    2. Lab: Log Monitoring and Metrics

    1. Summary

    2. Feedback Survey

Introduction to Log Management

  • 2 hours to complete
  • 4 Lessons
  • Beginner