What happens when you get really inflated Datadog logging bills? Christian and Adam got together to share how we made some changes to our config to eliminate some unnecessary logs. Here’s how we decided what to exclude.
There are many moving parts involved in product delivery. Ideally, we never utilize developer shortcuts or compromises. And even when we knowingly take shortcuts, the intention is always to come back and clean this up eventually.
Working in a team requires the members to all contribute their own set of knowledge to accomplish a goal. It’s unlikely that a team would be composed of members that share the same knowledge base. Stop worrying and love the bomb.