Datadog to Host Webinar on Infrastructure Monitoring Through Instrumentation Featuring AdRoll and Amazon Web Services

NEW YORK--()--Datadog, the leading SaaS-based monitoring platform for cloud applications, today announced it will host a webinar focused on infrastructure monitoring on April 29. Matt Williams, DevOps evangelist at Datadog, and Brandon Chavis, AWS solutions architect, will speak with Brian Troutwine, senior software engineer at AdRoll, regarding AdRoll’s recently implemented development methodology utilizing Datadog and Amazon CloudWatch. Now running its infrastructure by instrumentation, AdRoll has gained full visibility and is able to leverage data produced by applications, enabling them to better address customer needs.

During this webinar, Datadog, AdRoll and AWS will discuss:

  • Best practices for utilizing Amazon CloudWatch and tagging, including how to use tagging effectively to leverage AWS’s existing taxonomy and make monitoring 1,000+ hosts simple
  • Setting up application-level instrumentation with tools such as StatsD
  • Comparing OS level metrics with Amazon CloudWatch to gain full visibility into cloud-based hardware
  • Creating tailored alerts for services or individual devices to stay on top of large AWS environments


Webinar: The AdRoll Monitoring Evolution – From Flying Blind to Flying by Instrument



Matt Williams, DevOps evangelist, Datadog
Brian Troutwine, senior software engineer, AdRoll
Brandon Chavis, solutions architect, AWS


Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. EDT



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About Datadog

Datadog is a monitoring service that brings together data from servers, databases, applications, tools and services to present a unified view of the applications that run at scale in the cloud. These capabilities are provided on a SaaS-based data analytics platform that enables Dev and Ops teams to work collaboratively on the infrastructure to avoid downtime, resolve performance problems and ensure that development and deployment cycles finish on time.


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Heather Fitzsimmons, 650-279-4360


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Heather Fitzsimmons, 650-279-4360