Developers

Developers

Overview

The Developers section contains reference materials for developing for Datadog.

Data

Unsupported

Developers have several choices for sending unsupported data to Datadog. The main considerations are effort (time to develop) and budget (cost of custom metrics).

TypeEffortCustom MetricsLanguage
DogStatsDLowestYesAny
Custom checkLowYesPython
Private integrationMediumYesPython
Public integrationHighNoPython

Types


Community


Other


Further Reading

Additional helpful documentation, links, and articles: