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

NEW YORK--()--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 infrastructure.

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.


For Datadog
Martin Bergman


For Datadog
Martin Bergman