AppSignal vs Librato: What are the differences?
What is AppSignal? Monitoring for Ruby and Elixir. By developers, for developers. AppSignal gives you and your team alerts and detailed metrics about your Ruby or Elixir application Sensible pricing, no aggressive sales & support by developers..
What is Librato? Real-Time Cloud Monitoring. Librato provides a complete solution for monitoring and understanding the metrics that impact your business at all levels of the stack. We provide everything you need to visualize, analyze, and actively alert on the metrics that matter to you.
AppSignal and Librato can be primarily classified as "Performance Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by AppSignal are:
- Track errors
- Performance Monitoring
- Compare deploys. Monitor background jobs.
On the other hand, Librato provides the following key features:
- REST API accepts any metrics you define
- Turnkey integration with AWS, Heroku, collectd, and more
- Integrates with more than 100 open-source agents, and language bindings
"Easy setup" is the top reason why over 5 developers like AppSignal, while over 13 developers mention "Easy setup" as the leading cause for choosing Librato.
Heroku, Product Hunt, and Mapbox are some of the popular companies that use Librato, whereas AppSignal is used by Publitas, Tolq, and inkl. Librato has a broader approval, being mentioned in 61 company stacks & 5 developers stacks; compared to AppSignal, which is listed in 24 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.