Capture GitHub commits in Datadog to:
Navigate to the Settings page of your GitHub project.
Select the Webhooks entry in the left navigation menu.
Click on the the Add Webhook button.
Add this URL in the Payload URL field. Don’t forget to replace
<DATADOG_API_KEY> with your Datadog API Key:
Set the Content Type to
In the Which events would you like to trigger this webhook? you can choose what you want to send to Datadog with the Let me select individual events. option. The Datadog-GitHub integration supports:
Install the Datadog GitHub integration.
For each repository, add the branches you wish to monitor. If you want to add all repositories for a user or organization, use wildcards.
For example, to gather all events related to the
master branch of the DataDog/Documentation repository:
If you wanted to gather all events related to all
master branches from the DataDog organization:
It is also possible to use wildcards on branches, for example
dev-* includes all branches starting with
Once the integration is complete, the selected events will populate your Datadog Event Stream. From the dashboard, type
sources:github in the top-left search bar to see GitHub events overlayed on the graphs on that dashboard.
Need help? Contact Datadog support.