Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the basics of Log Management in Datadog. 
  • Configure logging and log collection
  • Query logs and analytics
  • Monitor log-based metrics
  • Process logs 
  • Store logs and access data

Primary Audience

This course is designed for any Datadog users interested in Log Management.


The prerequisites for this course are the following:

Technical Requirements

In order to complete the course, you will need:

  • Google Chrome or Firefox

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

    1. Introduction to Log Management

    2. Log Collection and Integration Pipelines

    3. Lab: Setting up Logging and Log Collection

    1. Log Management in Datadog

    2. Lab: Log Querying and Analytics

    3. Lab: Log Monitoring and Metrics

    4. Lab: Log Processing

    5. Lab: Log Indexing, Storage, and Access

    1. Summary

    2. Feedback Survey

Introduction to Log Management

  • 3 hours to complete
  • 8 Lessons
  • Beginner