The Datadog Agent is a software that runs on your hosts. It collects events and metrics from hosts and sends them to Datadog, where you can analyze your monitoring and performance data. The Datadog Agent is open-source, and its source code is available on GitHub at DataDog/datadog-agent. It is recommended to fully install the Agent.What is datdatadog?
Datadog provides you with real-time performance tracking and visualization of your Docker containers, host operating systems, and custom applications.How do I view all logs for the Datadog agent service?
If the Agent failed to start, and no further information is provided, use the following command to display all logs for the Datadog Agent service. If needed, use -r to print logs in reverse order.How do I use Datadog agent with Hiera?
The Datadog Agent configuration file is recreated from the template every Puppet run. If you need to tag your nodes, add an array entry in Hiera: To generate tags from custom facts classify your nodes with Puppet facts as an array to the facts_to_tags paramter either through the Puppet Enterprise console or Hiera.