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Datadog Named a Leader in Intelligent Application and Service Monitoring by Independent Research Firm

Sponsored by Businesswire

Datadog announced today that Forrester Research has named them a leader
in The Forrester Wave™: Intelligent Application And Service Monitoring,
Q2 2019. With infrastructure metrics, application traces, log data, and
synthetic monitoring capabilities, Datadog’s platform provides
enterprises visibility into critical cloud-scale applications and

According to Forrester, “Datadog offers a software-as-a-service
(SaaS)-based solution built on the premise that operations and
development professionals all have skin in the game and should be able
to measure application performance from any angle.”

Customers noted that the Datadog solution gives them far greater
visibility than previously deployed tools, allowing their staff to react
faster armed with precise trouble-shooting data.

The report evaluates 13 vendors across 29 criteria, grouped into 3 main
categories: current offering, strategy, and market presence. Datadog
received the highest score possible in the following criteria:

  • Dependency Topology
  • Alerting and Reporting
  • Product Innovation & Roadmap
  • Market Approach
  • Execution Capabilities

“Our primary focus has always been to solve application and service
issues quickly by bringing together valuable monitoring insights from
traditionally siloed data,” said Amit Agarwal, Chief Product Officer at
Datadog. “We are happy to see Forrester’s research that acknowledges the
changing monitoring landscape and are grateful to be named a leader in
the Forrester Wave.”

Read the full Forrester Wave report for Intelligent Application and
Service Monitoring here.

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About Datadog

Datadog is a monitoring service for hybrid cloud applications, assisting
organizations in improving agility, increasing efficiency, and providing
end-to-end visibility across the application and organization. These
capabilities are provided on a SaaS-based data analytics platform that
enables Dev, Ops and other teams to accelerate go-to-market efforts,
ensure application uptime, and successfully complete digital
transformation initiatives. Since launching in 2010, Datadog has been
adopted by more than 7,000 enterprises including companies like
Activision, AT&T, Deloitte, Peloton, Samsung, Seamless, The Washington
Post, T-Mobile, Turner Broadcasting, and Whole Foods.