Logz.io vs datadog

Logz.io is a cost efficient alternative to Datadog for teams that love open source and require administrative control.

Monitor your stack with high-powered open source tools

Open source cloud monitoring tools are far more popular than proprietary tools, so Logz.io supercharged them on a unified and scalable SaaS platform to provide:

  • A centralized view of all your logs, metrics, and traces to monitor the health and performance of your entire stack.
  • The familiarity and interoperability of the most popular monitoring tools in the world, which prevents vendor lock-in.
  • Alerts and other features we added to the open source to make cloud monitoring easier and cost efficient.

Get end-to-end monitooring with high-powered Elasticsearch/Kibana for logging, Prometheus for metrics analytics, Jaeger for tracing.

Monthly Cost Comparison

  • $328

  • $687

*Assumes 1 GB of log data = 1.7 million logs

*Assumes 7 day log retention

*Based on Logz.io and Datadog's pricing pages on 5/4/2021

  • $210

  • $750

*Assumes one host = 350 time-series metrics

*Based on Logz.io and Datadog's pricing pages on 5/4/2021

  • $500

  • $1550

*Assumes one host = 2 million spans

*Based on Logz.io and Datadog's pricing pages on 5/4/2021

Compare the cost of Logz.io vs Datadog

Logz.io and Datadog both provide unified log, metrics, and trace analytics. One obvious difference? The costs.
Plus, Logz.io customers can further reduce their spend with cost efficient data storage tiers for older data — learn more here.

Logz.io users are happier :)

Modern DevOps teams love Logz.io’s cost efficiency and unique open source-powered cloud monitoring. But don’t take it from us...

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Meet Requirements

90%
86%

Ease to Use

88%
79%

Ease to Setup

89%
83%

Ease to Admin

90%
80%

Quality of Support

95%
83%

Ease of doing business with

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82%

Product Direction
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89%
86%

We know everyone says they have the best Support. But we can prove it:

“Logz.io is a great tool for analyzing logs... but the special thing is the support. Any time I had an issue, even if I needed help with regex expressions, the support chat helped me with understanding and patience, and was very fast.”

“Our relationship with Logz.io support is extremely transparent. Tickets are always being shared and there’s always a follow up from the account manager to make sure that our issues have been taken care of.”

See Logz.io products in action

Logz.io provides end-to-end monitoring and observability by unifying log, metrics, traces, and security events on one scalable platform.

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Log Management

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Infrastructure Monitoring

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Distributed Tracing

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Observability

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