Install the Agent to collect logs
In order to collect logs from your environment, the first thing you need to do is to run the Datadog Agent.
Connect to your Datadog application. You should see a new account available just for the workshop if you already have an account associated to your email.
To start log collection, enable the log management product by entering the log menu:
After clicking Getting Started reach out to the Docker Agent instructions to install it with log collection enabled:
Check that the Agent is running with
Once the Agent is running, generate some fake Apache logs with:
docker run -d -it --rm mingrammer/flog -f apache_combined -l -n 100000 -d 0.2
Note: This uses the mingrammer/flog in order to generate fake log in the