Monitoring Datto 24-Port PoE Switch with MetricFire

Gain Visibility into your Datto 24-Port PoE Switch Environment

To integrate Datto 24-Port PoE Switch with MetricFire, please sign up for a free 14 day trial. We want to fully understand your requirements and monitoring goals, so we can advise you on how to obtain better visibility into your infrastructure. Please book a demo with us so we can show you how quick and easy it is to get meaningful data into your MetricFire account, and use that data to build custom dashboards and alerts.

MetricFire and Datto have joined forces to provide a powerful and comprehensive solution for network monitoring and management. Datto's 24-Port Power over Ethernet (PoE) switch offers advanced networking capabilities, while MetricFire delivers robust monitoring, alerting, and analytics tools. This integration creates a seamless experience for IT teams, allowing them to proactively monitor and optimize their network infrastructure.


MetricFire is a leading cloud-based observability platform that empowers IT teams to gain real-time insights into their network performance, application health, and infrastructure metrics. The platform supports various data sources, making it an ideal choice for monitoring a diverse range of systems and applications. MetricFire offers a user-friendly interface, customizable dashboards, and advanced analytics features to help teams efficiently manage their network and make data-driven decisions.


Datto's 24-Port PoE switch is a high-performance networking device designed to simplify the deployment of network devices. It supports Power over Ethernet, which means it can provide both data and power to PoE-enabled devices, such as wireless access points, IP cameras, and VoIP phones. This switch offers reliable connectivity, advanced Quality of Service (QoS) features, and robust security options.


The integration of MetricFire with Datto's 24-Port PoE switch brings several key benefits to network administrators and IT teams:


a. Comprehensive Network Monitoring: MetricFire's monitoring capabilities allow users to gather crucial network metrics, such as bandwidth usage, interface traffic, packet loss, and more. By integrating with the Datto switch, administrators can gain insights into the performance and health of all connected devices, ensuring optimal network operation.

b. Centralized Monitoring Platform: MetricFire acts as a centralized hub for monitoring various network components and other data sources. By incorporating Datto's 24-Port PoE switch data into MetricFire, users can access a unified view of their entire network infrastructure, enabling faster issue detection and troubleshooting.

c. Real-time Alerts and Notifications: MetricFire's alerting system can be configured to trigger notifications based on predefined thresholds or anomalies in network metrics. When integrated with the Datto switch, this feature ensures that administrators receive timely alerts in case of any network performance issues, enabling them to take proactive actions.

d. Historical Data Analysis: MetricFire's data retention and analytics capabilities enable users to access historical network data and identify long-term trends or patterns. By merging Datto switch data with MetricFire's platform, IT teams can perform in-depth analyses to optimize network performance and capacity planning.

e. Scalability and Flexibility: Both MetricFire and Datto prioritize scalability and flexibility. As the network grows and more devices are added, the integrated solution easily adapts to the changing demands, accommodating new data sources and expanding monitoring capabilities.


The integration of MetricFire with Datto's 24-Port PoE switch creates a powerful combination for network monitoring and management. By leveraging MetricFire's robust features alongside Datto's reliable networking capabilities, IT teams can ensure the optimal performance and availability of their network infrastructure. This seamless integration empowers administrators to stay one step ahead, proactively addressing network issues before they impact end-users and critical services.

What is MetricFire?

MetricFire is a full-scale platform that provides infrastructure, system, and application monitoring using a suite of open-source tools. We will aggregate and store your data as time series metrics, which can be used to build custom dashboards and alerts. MetricFire takes away the burden of self-hosting your own monitoring solution, allowing you more time and freedom to work on your most important tasks.





MetricFire offers a complete ecosystem of end-to-end infrastructure monitoring, comprised of open-source Graphite and Grafana. MetricFire handles the aggregation, storage, and backups of your data, and offers alerting, team features, and API's for easy management of your monitoring environment. You can send server metrics using one of our agents, custom metrics from within your application code, and integration metrics from a variety of popular 3rd party services that we integrate with like Heroku, AWS, Azure, GCP, and many more!


Our Hosted Graphite product has improved upon standard Graphite to add data dimensionality, optimized storage, and offers additional tools and features that provide customers with a robust and well-rounded monitoring solution.


Benefits of Using MetricFire:

  • Simple, low-cost pricing
    A structured pricing model based on total unique time series metrics allows you to work within your budget. The predictability and transparent pricing allows you to keep your costs in check and plan for the future. 1 metric is 1 metric regardless of the source, or requests sent to and from the metric namespace.
  • Easy-to-use dashboards
    Our Hosted Dashboards provide endless options for customizing your visualizations, and allow you to share dashboards with clients.
  • Responsive alerting
    Receive alert notifications quickly through Email, PagerDuty, Slack, Microsoft Teams, OpsGenie, and custom webhooks.
  • Freedom of customization
    Send custom application metrics through your code. Our Language Guide can help you update your codebase to send event metrics via socket connections.
  • Fantastic customer support
    Fast and friendly support is provided by engineers, for engineers, to get you set up quickly. Start a conversation with us through the chat bubble below!
  • Enterprise-ready
    Dedicated clusters for users that need their own environment with custom parameters. Please reach out to us for more information.
The author for this testimonial, Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.
“As MetricFire scales effortlessly, we can push and store more metrics than we really need today but might need tomorrow. This increases our depth of understanding of the systems that we run and heads off any future problems.”
Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.

Don't just take our word for it

Why thousands of engineers choose us:

fingerprint icon Own your data
dollar icon Major savings
eye icon Nothing hidden
face icon Engineering support

Vendor lock-in's not our thing. We’re believers in you still owning your data, so you can request a full export at any time. That means you get all the benefits of an open-source tool, but with the security and stability of a SaaS tool.

“We now have over ten times the amount of metrics we started with, and on different accounts. One of the great things about MetricFire is that scaling to support this increase has been hassle-free, requiring no additional work on our side.”

Maxime Audet, Cloud-Ops Team Lead, Coveo

Read customer story Customer photo of Maxime

Save valuable engineering time and stick within your budget. We're known for our predictable and transparent pricing so it's easy to keeps costs under control.

“Building and managing an on-premise installation at this scale would require a lot of engineer time, especially in the first year...we use this engineering time to work on initiatives closer to our core business”

Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com

Read customer story Customer photo of Jim

Transparency is at the root of how we operate: from pricing to postmortems we're open about how we do things. We even publish our internal system metrics to our public status page.

“There’s complete transparency with everything MetricFire do which means we can accurately predict what we’ll be spending and comfortably keep within our budget.”

Itai Yaffe, Big Data Developer, Nielsen

Read customer story Customer photo of Itai

Our first line, technical support comes from engineers, for engineers. So you get highly detailed, expert support when you need it.

"Every time I have a question, I get an answer from support after just a couple of hours. Their technical knowledge is excellent.”

Shahar Kobrinsky, VP of Architecture and Scale, Eyeview

Read customer story Customer photo of Shahar


Don’t see the integration you’re looking for? Need help setting up your monitoring? Get in touch and one of our engineers will help you out.

Contact us
You might also like other posts...
metricfire Apr 10, 2024 · 9 min read

Step-by-Step Guide to Monitoring Your SNMP Devices With Telegraf

Monitoring SNMP devices is crucial for maintaining network health and security, enabling early detection... Continue Reading

metricfire Mar 13, 2024 · 8 min read

Easy Guide to monitoring uWSGI Using Telegraf and MetricFire

It's important to monitor uWSGI instances to ensure their stability, performance, and availability, helping... Continue Reading