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.
- Log in to Datadog and go to your account settings
Head to the Integrations → APIs and copy the API Key token:
- Go to the pipeline with the deployment action that you want to track in Buddy
- Click + at the end of the pipeline and select Datadog from the Notifications section
A pop-up will appear. Enter the name of your Datadog account and paste the key:
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 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: