Plugins 〉Datadog

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Datadog

Instantly visualize Datadog data in Grafana

The Datadog data source plugin is the easiest way to pull Datadog data directly into Grafana dashboards.

  • Visualize it either in isolation (one database) or blend it with other data sources.
  • Discover correlations and covariances across all your data in minutes.

Installing Datadog on Grafana Cloud:

For more information, visit the docs on plugin installation.

Change Log

[3.0.0] - 2022-06-29

  • Events Events query support added (beta)
  • RUM Search RUM events query support added (beta)
  • Logs Log events search query support added (beta)
  • Monitor Search monitor group status (beta)
  • Chore Added support for enabling the HTTP logger debugging tool
  • Chore Removed AngularJS dependencies

BREAKING CHANGES

  • Minimum required grafana runtime is now updated to 8.4.7
  • Removed plugin level caching settings in favour of Grafana enterprise query caching feature. Configure query caching as described here.

[2.3.14] - 2022-06-01

  • Added support for $__tag_tagName and $__scope_scopeName alias

[2.3.13] - 2022-03-24

  • New builds with go 1.18 to address CVE-2022-24921

[2.3.12] - 2021-12-17

  • Enterprise license check update

[2.3.11] - 2021-11-01

  • Increase variable tag response size limit to 1000

[2.3.10] - 2021-10-12

  • Docs update

[2.3.9] - 2021-09-14

  • Docs update

[2.3.8] - 2021-09-13

  • Docs update

[2.3.7] - 2021-08-26

  • Added config option to disable monitor data links

[2.3.6] - 2021-07-29

  • Fixed a bug where removing groupBy option removed other filters
  • Fixed a bug where aliasBy was not setting a displayName for the value field
  • Variable filtering performance improvements

[2.3.5] - 2021-7-22

  • Docs update

[2.3.4] - 2021-5-26

  • #250: Retain path suffix in settings URL

[2.3.3] - 2021-5-24

  • #244: Support for $__searchFilter macro for scope and tag variables

[2.3.2] - 2021-4-29

Fixes

  • #209: Update to v2 API for fetching all metric tags

[2.3.1] - 2021-4-12

  • Chore: Update SDK

[2.3.0] 09-Apr-2021

Features

  • #229: Monitor API
  • #229: Default Dashboard: Monitors Explorer

[2.2.2] 31-Mar-2021

Fixes

  • #214: Sort hosts by name when looking for tag values
  • #219: Show query error message
  • #222: Fix panic when no hosts are returned

[2.2.1] 01-Mar-2021

Fixes

  • #199: Fix cache settings unmarshal when changed through UI

[2.2.0] 16-Feb-2021

Features

  • #197: Added support for Basic Auth credentials

Enhancements

  • #199: Use a struct to unmarshal settings
  • #191: Fix and enable e2e tests

[2.1.1] 25-Jan-2021

Enhancements

  • #164: Added tests for ad-hoc filters

Fixes

  • #166: Update annotations editor screenshot in README
  • #176: SLO dropdown is not sorted or sortable
  • #177: SLO dropdown typeahead search does not work
  • #185: Annotations editor does not display the query

[2.1.0] 07-Dec-2020

Enhancements

  • #146: Support SLO History endpoint

Fixes

  • #150: AdHoc Filters not working
  • #168: Update to new SDK to support individual plugin licensing
  • #167: Add the ability to ALIAS BY without regex
  • #166: Update plugin documentation
  • #152: Metric name empty when editing query
  • #159: From clause does not show all options
  • #163: Duplicate values in ad-hoc filter drop-downs
  • #166: Documentation page for the plugin is old
  • #164: Can't remove an ad-hoc filter if the request fails

[2.0.4]

Fix

  • Metric Select filtering

[2.0.3]

Added

  • Metric Select Paging and Server side filtering

[2.0.2]

Fix

  • Add check for resource cache limit error and log warning
  • Use map for static cache - client is hitting cache limit

[2.0.1] - 2020-08-19

Fixed

  • Query fails without aggregate selected
  • Hitting cache limit causes call to fail, don't fail and return notice
  • Add setting to adjust cache limit

[2.0.0] - 2020-08-13

Added

  • #103 Add backend datasource to support Alerting
  • #108 Health check
  • Caching to improve performance/reduce hiting rate limits
  • #112 Metrics select - virtual scrolling for large lists
  • #112 Metrics cache and manual refresh
  • #111 Allow setting Datadog URL

Fixed

  • #109 Move credentials to secure json
  • #105 typo in query editor
  • #106 Selecting template variable crashes UI

[1.4.9] - 2020-05-05

  • Conversion to react
  • Support for alternate SaaS endpoints

[1.4.8] - 2020-04-10

  • Add migration for regex

[1.4.7] - 2019-10-23

  • Added regex match and alias by fields to raw query editor
  • Changed default alias to something more useable, being the one returned from datadog.

[1.4.6] - 2019-09-09

  • Add migration for regex

[1.4.5] - 2019-09-06

  • Fix styles for functions in Query Editor

[1.4.4] - 2019-08-26

  • Fix for Query Editor
  • Updated packages
  • Now uses toolkit

[1.4.3] - 2019-05-17

[1.4.0] - 2019-02-15

  • Caching for API queries. Limits calls to Datadog to 1 per minute per unique query
  • Tags. Adds support for all tag groups and fixes a bug that limited the number of tag groups when using ad hoc queries.

[1.3.1] - 2019-01-14

Fixed

  • Error when adding new datasource (proxy error: unsupported protocol scheme) (#54)
  • Metric editor broken if query type is not the one of 'arithmetic' or 'query'

[1.3.0] - 2019-01-10

Added

  • Support arithmetic (#31)

Fixed

  • Show all tags in ad-hoc filter (#52)
  • Fix error while getting tags in ad-hoc filter (Error: this.request is not a function) (#50)

[1.2.0] - 2018-11-29

Added

  • Support template variable for annotations (#38)

Fixed

  • Invalid space aggregator error when no aggregation selected (#42)

[1.1.0] - 2018-10-04

Added

  • Metric arithmetic using a number (multiply a metric value by 100 for example) (#33)
  • Adds three Datadog functions (#32):
    • Arithmetic -> Log10 function
    • Smoothing -> Auto Smoother
    • Regression -> Trend Line

[1.1.0] - 2018-09-19

Added

  • Improved Legend Formatting - The Alias By field in the Query Editor now allows you to specify which part of the metric name you want to use. It also now supports regexp for full control over the legend item/alias format.

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