How do I configure logforwarding to Datadog for a DOC app

I have added two log forward destinations for a sample-app (fork) in Go based on the DOC example.

The PaperTrail one works, but I cannot get the Datadog destination to work and the DOC documentation is a bit sparse.

I have added an API key, but on the DataDog side I need to do some configuration as well, but I cannot deduct how the DOC app integrates and present itself and DOC is not listed as an option.

The documentation mentions:

But my Datadog plan is EU based - is that the problem? instead of

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Bojan D
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October 16, 2021
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If you use as the endpoint value and add the API key it should work.

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