Datadog is a cloud-based monitoring service for IT, operations, and development teams.

For more information about Datadog’s mParticle integration see here.

Supported Features

  • Crash Reports
  • Session Details
  • 3rd Party Network Performance Data
  • Device CPU


In order to enable mParticle’s integration with Datadog, you will need an account at Datadog to get your API key for mParticle configuration. Your API key can be found by selecting Integrations -> APIs from the Datadog Dashboard.

Event Details

The following table describes the metrics forwarded to Datadog.

Metric Name in Datadog Description Type Metric Tags Number of ‘Session Start’ Events Count All event attributes,
All common tags Number of ‘Session End’ Events Count All event attributes,
All common tags Session Duration Gauge All event attributes,
All common tags Number of Crashes Count All common tags Crash Battery Level Gauge All common tags Latency of a Network Event Gauge Protocol,
Response Code,
All common tags
mparticle.batch.peak.cpu Event Batch Peak CPU Gauge All common tags

Common tags included with each metric (if present in the batch):

  • Application Name
  • Application Version
  • Device Platform
  • Model
  • OS Version
  • Country
  • State
  • Environment [development / production / unknown]
  • Connection Type

Note: All metric tags — including event attributes — are specified in “attribute:value” format

Configuration Settings

Setting Name Data Type Default Value Description
API Key string The Datadog API keys are unique to your organization, required by the Datadog Agent to submit metrics and events to Datadog
Datadog Site string US Specify which Datadog site your API key belongs to

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