Severity and state mappings for Datadog

Alert priority and resolution state mapping between Datadog and Incident Response.

Datadog alert priority mapping

Datadog’s alert priority is based on one field in the payload.

The field of interest is: alert_type.

Datadog payload field Datadog payload value Incident Response alert priority value
alert_type success Clear/0
error
warning P4-Low
info P5-INFORMATIONAL

If alert_type property is not sent in the payload, the default value for alert priority is P5-INFORMATIONAL.

Datadog resolution state mapping

The field of interest is: alert_type

Datadog payload field Datadog payload value Incident Response alert resolution state value
alert_type success Closing
New
Note: If you require any other severity and state mappings, use the Generic webhook integration.