Linking Datadog as a 3rd party data source

1. Log in to your Datadog account.

2. Navigate to Integrations > APIs.

Step 1a

3. Register a new application and fill in the required fields.

4. Copy your application key and API key.

Step 1b

5. Log in to your Statuspage account

6. Navigate to System metrics > Linked accounts.

7. Select Datadog and paste in your keys.

8. Click Link account.

Add a Datadog metric

1. Navigate to Your page > System metrics.

2. Click Add a metric.

3. Select Datadog from the Data source dropdown.

 

Find your Query in Datadog

1. Navigate to your selected dashboard.

2. Click Edit this graph for the metric you would like to show.

3. Click on JSON and copy what is contained in the "q" field of the JSON payload.

Note: We don't support the full JSON payload so please make sure you're providing a Datadog query. Basically, what is contained in the "q" field of the JSON payload is what should be entered into our integration.

4. Paste the query into the Statuspage modal and enter a display name and display suffix.

5. Edit your metric to your satisfaction and make sure to set it to visible on your page.

 

Editing a metric 

1. Navigate to Your page > System metrics.

2. Click the Advanced options tab.

3. Edit the metric and its attributes such as suffix, min and max values for the y-axis, and the metric description. By default, your metric is hidden and will not show up on your status page.

4. Click Update Metrics display when you're satisfied with the changes to make them visible to your page viewers.