When you create an event in Datadog you can also use
@ to notify users with the API or UI. There are also a set of reserved addresses which may be used to contact Datadog or all members of your account.
@support-datadog– reaches Datadog support directly when posted in your stream.
@all– sends a notification to all members of your organization.
@someonesname– notifies the specific user named
@firstname.lastname@example.org- sends an email to
@teams-<TEAM_NAME>– posts the event or graph to that chat room.
@webhook– alerts or triggers whatever is attached to that webhook.
@oncall– sends an alert to PagerDuty. You can also use
Note: An @-notification in a comment doesn’t send an email to the user posting that comment. You cannot @-notify yourself in a comment, but configuring an @-notification to yourself works in a monitor message.
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