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Score 8.3 out of 100
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Attribute Ratings

  • Datadog is rated higher in 3 areas: Likelihood to Recommend, Usability, Support Rating

Likelihood to Recommend

9.0

Datadog

90%
19 Ratings
8.6

LogicMonitor

86%
123 Ratings

Likelihood to Renew

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
8.8

LogicMonitor

88%
4 Ratings

Usability

10.0

Datadog

100%
1 Rating
7.9

LogicMonitor

79%
24 Ratings

Availability

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
9.1

LogicMonitor

91%
1 Rating

Performance

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
9.1

LogicMonitor

91%
1 Rating

Support Rating

8.8

Datadog

88%
10 Ratings
8.3

LogicMonitor

83%
108 Ratings

In-Person Training

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2

LogicMonitor

82%
1 Rating

Online Training

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
7.3

LogicMonitor

73%
1 Rating

Implementation Rating

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
9.1

LogicMonitor

91%
5 Ratings

Product Scalability

Datadog

N/A
0 Ratings
9.1

LogicMonitor

91%
1 Rating

Likelihood to Recommend

Datadog

Datadog is a no-brainer for any environment that relies on multiple servers. Even for one server, it's so much better to use for monitoring and alert capability than anything else I remember looking at before we started using Datadog. Teams can even use it to track their progress of investigating an alert so multiple people aren't unknowingly looking into the same exact issue unnecessarily.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor is a great and easy to use monitoring software. It is not a heavy utilization product or an agent based product which allows you to isolate it from the environment. It is great for basic monitoring. Because it can leverage API's, it can read Active Directory as well as configs on switches.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Datadog

  • APIs, the ability to interact with the data we pull into data dog is key. We port the information over to Servicenow, so the ability to pull everything into DataDog, then Servicenow, is a key component of our success here at Wayfair.
  • Simple Interface - clean, useful, effective. Allows users to use DataDog for one reason, get work done.
  • Lightweight agent on hosts
Anthony Zappala | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

  • The built-in alerts are fantastic. By default all alerts are enabled. You can fine tune each alert as needed.
  • The deployment was quick. Within 4 hours I had about 90% of our environment configured in LogicMonitor.
  • The UI is quick.
  • The support and POC team are fantastic. They helped us learn about the product and helped us configure the solution for our environment.
Tyler Cook | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Datadog

  • User interface could be improved in some areas, looking for host information and the agent install link takes a bit of time.
  • Configuration of the agent is generally done via a config file which is a pro and a con. It would be nice to have some UI to configure various agent options.
  • Billing isn't entirely straightforward, they could use more reports to figure out the source of your monthly costs.
Kevin Van Heusen | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

  • Clicking through different tabs on the left nav pulls up entirely different interfaces and is a bit jarring at times.
  • Being more linkable to share or export the exact screen / time window that you're looking at would be helpful.
  • It does a very wide variety of monitoring, pretty well, but it is very limited on the SQL database related metrics / tracking which requires us to still maintain a separate tool for monitoring more in depth database related metrics.
ADAM NICHOLS | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Datadog

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional

Starting Price

$0 Up to 5 hosts

Datadog Editions & Modules

On-premise Edition
Infrastructure$15.001
Log Management$1.272
APM$31.003
  1. Per Host Per Month
  2. Per Million Log Events
  3. Per Host Per Month
SaaS Edition
Free$01
Standard$15/host2
EnterpriseCustom3
  1. Up to 5 hosts
  2. Up to 500 hosts
  3. 500+ hosts
Additional Pricing Details

LogicMonitor

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Starting Price

$0

LogicMonitor Editions & Modules

Edition
Pro (up to 199 devices)Contact sales team
Enterprise (200+ devices)Contact sales team
Website MonitoringContact sales team
  1. none
Additional Pricing Details
Our platform is broken down into Pro and Enterprise Pricing. Pro includes monitoring for all of your cloud, hybrid, and on-premises infrastructure. Our Enterprise package includes all of this, plus our AIOps and Machine Learning functionality that provides dynamic thresholds, root cause analysis, anomaly detection and more! LogicMonitor only charges by the device. What is considered a device? A device is anything with an IP address that you want to monitor, including a physical device or a cloud resource. This means multiple data sources under the same IP address can be monitored for the same price. Unlike some monitoring platforms. we don’t charge per node, interface, or metric.

Likelihood to Renew

Datadog

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 8.8
Based on 4 answers
This product has met virtually all of our needs. It was easy to implement and has been simple to support. Customization has been intuitive with many options available. They keep adding features and expanding available options. The future of LogicMonitor looks even better than it is today which is very promising. The management and support teams at LogicMonitor are always helpful
Andrew Rigby | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Datadog

Datadog 10.0
Based on 1 answer
The user interface is quite intuitive with the exception of the network map. As a deployer of software, it is trivial to setup.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 7.9
Based on 24 answers
Set up is super easy. Just stand up a small Linux or Windows server to act as a collector. There are no agents to install on monitored devices and all you need is SNMP or WMI access. When creating dashboards, all you have to do is find the widget on the device you want to show up and choose the menu option to add it.
Martin Sims | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Datadog

Datadog 8.8
Based on 10 answers
The support team usually gets it right. We did have a rather complicate issue setting up monitoring on a domain controller. However, they are usually responsive and helpful over chat. The downside would be I don’t think they have any phone support. If that is important to you this might not be a good fit.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 8.3
Based on 108 answers
The sales team support we received was top notch. They worked hand in hand to make sure the product met all expectations. So far we have not really had to work with support that much; we have worked with setup team after purchase to deploy product fully. No issues so far and we are four weeks in.
Jeremy Hutton | TrustRadius Reviewer

In-Person Training

Datadog

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 8.2
Based on 1 answer
Add good training
Idan Lerer | TrustRadius Reviewer

Online Training

Datadog

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 7.3
Based on 1 answer
The training is good but room to improve
Idan Lerer | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Datadog

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

LogicMonitor

LogicMonitor 9.1
Based on 5 answers
The Implementation team kept us on track even when we didn't have time. They made up for our lack of focus at times and boiled everything down to simple tasks which enabled a quick deployment and an easy transition to regularly using the tool. They also kept us in a post-implementation for a while after which ensured we have multiple support options after go-live
Andrew Rigby | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Datadog

We are still trying other products, but people still like Datadog. After setting up a dashboard, it's great for monitoring instances on Datadog. Also, the DevOps team had a good time setting up Datadog. It means Datadog was way easier to set up compared to those others.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

We actually use both. We use LogicMonitor for the actual monitoring and alerting of our systems and Sumo Logic for aggregating the logs and finding "patterns" or providing some sort of audit trail. In my mind they are two different systems and should be used as such, even with some similarities.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Datadog

  • One of our critical production databases went down a couple of weeks back. Just because we had the Datadog monitoring enabled for that database, Datadog sent the alerts to PagerDuty and we were instantly notified via pager and email alert. We could act right away and bring up the database within a few mins.
  • Ability to create custom screenboards have allowed us to track the critical and warning alerts in front of our eyes all the time
Rajeshh Raghavan | TrustRadius Reviewer

LogicMonitor

  • LM Visuals i.e. graphs, dashboards, reporting has had a major impact on clients renewing.
  • Single pane of glass for monitoring allows us to remove older vulnerable monitoring solutions and cut costs.
  • Cloud based monitoring that is cheaper to scale then relying on additional addons offered by cloud vendors.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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