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Monitoring AMS with Datadog

In this document, you'll learn how to monitor Ant Media Servers with Datadog. First, we need to install Datadog. Here is a step-by-step guide to installing your monitoring system.

Step 1 - Install Datadog

Firstly, you need to create a Datadog account in this link. After that just go Integrations / Agent section like this URL: Select Ubuntu. Run installation command as below:


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Step 2 - Configure Datadog settings

Enable process monitoring:
Edit process_config parameter in /etc/datadog-agent/datadog.yaml

process_config: enabled: 'true'

Enable network performance monitoring:
Create system-probe.yaml file with example settings.

sudo -u dd-agent cp /etc/datadog-agent/system-probe.yaml.example /etc/datadog-agent/system-probe.yaml

Add network config parameter in /etc/datadog-agent/system-probe.yaml

network_config: enabled: true

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