Network Performance Monitoring is now generally available! Network Monitoring is now available!


Agent v6 is available. Upgrade to the newest version to benefit from all new functionality.


The Datadog Agent is 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.

To get started using the Agent, select your platform.

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