| In Alerting, Monitoring

This is a guest post by Ilan Rabinovitch, Director of Product Management at Datadog. The convergence of rapid feature development, automation, continuous delivery, and the shifting makeup of modern tech stacks has pushed monitoring requirements to a potentially overwhelming scale. But while the systems you need to monitor are complex, your monitoring strategy doesn’t have to […]

| In DevOps, Integrations

Guest post by Alexis Lê-Quôc, co-founder and CTO of Datadog. Datadog is a monitoring service for IT, Operations and Development teams who want to turn the massive amounts of data produced by their apps, tools and services into actionable insight. At Datadog we eat our own… dogfood. We track hundreds of thousands of metrics internally. […]

| In Reliability

Reliability is important to us. We even inject failure into our systems every Friday to prove it. But when it comes to sending alerts, reliability goes beyonds writing flawless code. We rely on several third-party carriers to deliver alerts to our customers. If an SMS isn’t delivered, you aren’t notified of an outage. We can’t stick […]