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Custom Metrics Billing


In general, custom metrics refers to any metrics that are not part of the regular integration suite, for example using custom checks or API-level metrics in your application stack.

  • Billable count is based on average number of custom metrics / hour for the month.
  • Pro plans include 100 custom metrics per host.
  • Enterprise plans include 200 custom metrics per host.
  • The number of metrics is averaged across all paid hosts.
  • Additional custom metrics packages can be purchased.

Contact Sales or your Customer Success Manager to discuss custom metrics for your account.

Standard integrations

The following standard integrations can potentially emit custom metrics.

Integrations limited to 350 custom metrics by default:

Integrations with no default limit:


For technical questions, contact Datadog support.

For billing questions, contact your Customer Success Manager.