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How to track deployments with Datadog?

Adding the Datadog integration to your pipeline will allow you to correlate deployment details with your Datadog metrics making it easier to detect the sources of performance spikes.

  1. Log in to Datadog and go to your account settings
  2. Head to the Integrations → APIs and copy the API Key token:

  3. Go to the pipeline with the deployment action that you want to track in Buddy
  4. Click + at the end of the pipeline and select Datadog from the Notifications section
  5. A pop-up will appear. Enter the name of your Datadog account and paste the key:

  6. The next step is configuring the application. All you need to do is to fill the Event title and Content fields (you can use variables):

    Click here for the full list of Buddy parameters

  7. Click Add this action when ready. Your pipeline should look like this:

    Congratulations! You have successfully added deploy tracking to your pipeline.

How to add another Datadog account

If you wish you can add multiple Datadog accounts to Buddy. Just click + Add another Datadog account in the action details:

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