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High performance data logging and graphing system for time series data
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What is RRDtool?

RRDtool lets you log and analyze the data you gather from all kinds of data-sources (DS). The data analysis part of RRDtool is based on the ability to quickly generate graphical representations of the data values collected over a definable time period.
RRDtool is a tool in the Monitoring Tools category of a tech stack.
RRDtool is an open source tool with 796 GitHub stars and 232 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to RRDtool's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses RRDtool?


12 developers on StackShare have stated that they use RRDtool.

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Pros of RRDtool
Do one thing and do it well

RRDtool Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to RRDtool?
InfluxDB is a scalable datastore for metrics, events, and real-time analytics. It has a built-in HTTP API so you don't have to write any server side code to get up and running. InfluxDB is designed to be scalable, simple to install and manage, and fast to get data in and out.
Zabbix is a mature and effortless enterprise-class open source monitoring solution for network monitoring and application monitoring of millions of metrics.
Graphite does two things: 1) Store numeric time-series data and 2) Render graphs of this data on demand
Prometheus is a systems and service monitoring system. It collects metrics from configured targets at given intervals, evaluates rule expressions, displays the results, and can trigger alerts if some condition is observed to be true.
The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
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