Alternatives to Pi-hole logo

Alternatives to Pi-hole

Beats, Wireshark, LibreNMS, PRTG, and Riemann are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Pi-hole.
27
33
+ 1
0

What is Pi-hole and what are its top alternatives?

It is a DNS sinkhole that protects your devices from unwanted content, without installing any client-side software. You can run it in a container, or deploy it directly to a supported operating system via our automated installer.
Pi-hole is a tool in the DNS Tools category of a tech stack.
Pi-hole is an open source tool with 41K GitHub stars and 2.5K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Pi-hole's open source repository on GitHub

Top Alternatives to Pi-hole

  • Beats
    Beats

    Beats is the platform for single-purpose data shippers. They send data from hundreds or thousands of machines and systems to Logstash or Elasticsearch. ...

  • Wireshark
    Wireshark

    It is the world’s foremost and widely-used network protocol analyzer. It lets you see what’s happening on your network at a microscopic level and is the de facto standard across many commercial and non-profit enterprises, government agencies, and educational institutions. ...

  • LibreNMS
    LibreNMS

    It is an auto-discovering PHP/MySQL/SNMP based network monitoring which includes support for a wide range of network hardware and operating systems including Cisco, Linux, FreeBSD, Juniper, Brocade, Foundry, HP and many more. ...

  • PRTG
    PRTG

    It can monitor and classify system conditions like bandwidth usage or uptime and collect statistics from miscellaneous hosts as switches, routers, servers and other devices and applications. ...

  • Riemann
    Riemann

    Riemann aggregates events from your servers and applications with a powerful stream processing language. Send an email for every exception in your app. Track the latency distribution of your web app. See the top processes on any host, by memory and CPU. ...

  • Nagios XI
    Nagios XI

    It is the most powerful and trusted network monitoring software on the market. It extends on proven, enterprise-class Open Source components to deliver the best network, server and application monitoring solution for today's demanding organizational requirements. ...

  • Snort
    Snort

    It is an open-source, free and lightweight network intrusion detection system (NIDS) software for Linux and Windows to detect emerging threats. ...

  • Tailscale
    Tailscale

    It connect all your devices using WireGuard, without the hassle. Create a secure network between your servers, computers, and cloud instances. Even when separated by firewalls or subnets, Tailscale just works. It makes it as easy as installing an app and signing in. ...

Pi-hole alternatives & related posts

Beats logo

Beats

161
133
0
Lightweight Data Shippers
161
133
+ 1
0
PROS OF BEATS
    Be the first to leave a pro
    CONS OF BEATS
      Be the first to leave a con

      related Beats posts

      Wireshark logo

      Wireshark

      76
      46
      0
      A free and open-source protocol analyzer
      76
      46
      + 1
      0
      PROS OF WIRESHARK
        Be the first to leave a pro
        CONS OF WIRESHARK
          Be the first to leave a con

          related Wireshark posts

          LibreNMS logo

          LibreNMS

          51
          165
          0
          Opensource Auto-discoverying network monitoring system
          51
          165
          + 1
          0
          PROS OF LIBRENMS
            Be the first to leave a pro
            CONS OF LIBRENMS
              Be the first to leave a con

              related LibreNMS posts

              PRTG logo

              PRTG

              48
              59
              0
              A powerful & easy network monitoring software
              48
              59
              + 1
              0
              PROS OF PRTG
                Be the first to leave a pro
                CONS OF PRTG
                  Be the first to leave a con

                  related PRTG posts

                  Riemann logo

                  Riemann

                  39
                  54
                  9
                  A network monitoring system
                  39
                  54
                  + 1
                  9
                  PROS OF RIEMANN
                  • 5
                    Sophisticated stream processing DSL
                  • 4
                    Clojure-based stream processing
                  CONS OF RIEMANN
                    Be the first to leave a con

                    related Riemann posts

                    Nagios XI logo

                    Nagios XI

                    36
                    49
                    0
                    Enterprise Server and Network Monitoring Software
                    36
                    49
                    + 1
                    0
                    PROS OF NAGIOS XI
                      Be the first to leave a pro
                      CONS OF NAGIOS XI
                        Be the first to leave a con

                        related Nagios XI posts

                        Snort logo

                        Snort

                        31
                        89
                        0
                        An open-source security software product that looks at network traffic in real time and logs packets to perform...
                        31
                        89
                        + 1
                        0
                        PROS OF SNORT
                          Be the first to leave a pro
                          CONS OF SNORT
                            Be the first to leave a con

                            related Snort posts

                            Tailscale logo

                            Tailscale

                            29
                            23
                            0
                            Private networks made easy
                            29
                            23
                            + 1
                            0
                            PROS OF TAILSCALE
                              Be the first to leave a pro
                              CONS OF TAILSCALE
                                Be the first to leave a con

                                related Tailscale posts

                                Bryan Dady
                                SRE Manager at Subsplash · | 6 upvotes · 26.3K views
                                Shared insights
                                on
                                TailscaleTailscaleOpenVPNOpenVPN

                                Do you know of a 'commercial' WireGuard packages that might be usable for startup/corporate VPN solution as an alternative to OpenVPN or Tailscale? So far, I've found Perimeter 81 and AppGate. If you have any real-world experience with a WireGuard solution for a business setting, I'd greatly appreciate hearing from you.

                                See more