Apr 4, 2023 – Multiple destinations support in Property Manager
You can now configure multiple streams with different destinations for the same Akamai property using the DataStream behavior in Property Manager.
Mar 30, 2023 – Data set fields and dynamic variables update
You can now use minutes (
%M) and seconds (
%S) as dynamic variables in log file and folder names. See Dynamic variables in the DataStream user guide for details.
New data set fields added to support Common Media Client Data logging and Brotli compression. Go to Data set parameters in the DataStream guide for the list of available data fields.
Jan 9, 2023 – New cache data set field
The Cacheable data set field is now available for all products supported by DataStream 2. You can log it to check if the content is cacheable, and combine with other data set fields to get detailed data on caching.
Nov 22, 2022 – Breadcrumbs support for new products
The Breadcrumbs data set field is now available to log for the Dynamic Site Accelerator, Ion Standard, and API Acceleration products.
Sep 29, 2022 — Cloning streams, data set templates, last byte support
You can now conveniently clone existing streams using the new cloning wizard in the DataStream 2 application. See Clone a stream or go to DataStream in the Akamai Control Center.
Creating new streams in DataStream 2 is even more easier with data set templates. Save up to five templates per contract to keep your data set fields selection, and use it later to create new streams. See how to use this feature in the DataStream user guide.
Previously available only for Download Delivery products, the Last byte data set field is now enabled for all products you can integrate with DataStream 2. Check Features and use cases in the guide for the list of supported products.
Sep 28, 2022 — ChinaCDN support
DataStream 2 now supports log delivery for customer traffic served in China. Customers that use ChinaCDN for content delivery can now enjoy the same visibility for transactions in China that DataStream 2 already provides for the rest of the world.
Aug 29, 2022 — Stream ID and stream version as variables, stream ID as a data set, Postman collection available
Upload paths and log filename prefixes for object-based destinations now support the stream ID and stream version as variables. You can use this feature to group logs depending on the stream that gathers them. See Dynamic variables for details.
Stream ID is also the new data set field you can log in your stream for improved troubleshooting and sorting log files at your destination. Check Data set parameters for the complete list of data set fields you can log in DataStream 2.
The DataStream team has informed the Akamai account teams about customers with expiring feature entitlements, the impact on their streams, and possible next steps. If you wish to renew the entitlements, or want to check the status of your contract, please reach to your Akamai account team.
Aug 8, 2022 — Cloud Wrapper support
You can now use DataStream 2 to collect logs for the Cloud Wrapper (MultiCDN) product. Check the available data sets you can monitor in your CloudWrapper property in the DataStream application or the DataStream 2 API.
Jun 27, 2022 — New Relic support
- Now you can choose New Relic as a destination to send log data in the DataStream application and the DataStream 2 API. As for other HTTP-based log streaming destinations, you can create properties with Akamaized hostnames to use as destination URLs for your streams and filter requests using IP access lists.
Jun 7, 2022 — Elasticsearch support, IP ACL and new data set fields
Now you can choose Elasticsearch as a destination to send log data in the DataStream application and the DataStream 2 API.
For HTTP-based log streaming destinations, you can create properties with Akamaized hostnames to use as destination URLs for your streams and filter requests using IP access lists. See custom HTTPS endpoint, Datadog, Elasticsearch, Loggly, Splunk, or Sumo Logic for details.
DataStream 2 now supports logging the Edge IP, Server country/region, and Billing region data set fields. Check Data set parameters for the complete list of data fields you can log.
You can log custom fields in DataStream 2 up to 128 bytes of data instead of 40 bytes. See Log custom parameters in the DataStream application or Custom log field in the DataStream 2 API.