Datadog, the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications, partnered with Microsoft Azure. Now, Datadog can be used in the Azure console as a first-class service. This partnership embeds Datadog natively in the Azure portal.
Improved onboarding experience.
Azure customers can implement Datadog as a monitoring solution for their cloud workloads through new streamlined workflows that cover everything from procurement to configuration. New users can start monitoring the health and performance of their applications with Datadog quickly, thanks to its improved onboarding experience.
Corey Sanders, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft, said,
“Azure is the first cloud to enable a seamless configuration and management experience for customers to use partner solutions like Datadog. Together with Datadog, we are enabling customers to use this experience to monitor their Azure workloads and enable an accelerated transition to the cloud.”
Additionally, a new channel through the Azure Marketplace allows customers to draw down on their committed Azure spend to purchase Datadog. Thus, customers can find budget easily and aligns incentives for Azure and Datadog sales teams for better collaboration and engagement in co-sell motions with enterprise clients.
Azure Portal offers customers:
- Purchase a Datadog plan and consolidate billing through the Azure Marketplace
- Start sending Azure logs and metrics to Datadog with a few clicks
- View and manage which Azure resources are monitored by Datadog
- Easily deploy the Datadog agent to Azure hosts and web applications