Azure Monitor vs Kibana: What are the differences?
Azure Monitor: Full observability into your applications, infrastructure, and network. It provides sophisticated tools for collecting and analyzing telemetry that allow you to maximize the performance and availability of your cloud and on-premises resources and applications; Kibana: Explore & Visualize Your Data. Kibana is an open source (Apache Licensed), browser based analytics and search dashboard for Elasticsearch. Kibana is a snap to setup and start using. Kibana strives to be easy to get started with, while also being flexible and powerful, just like Elasticsearch.
Azure Monitor and Kibana can be categorized as "Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by Azure Monitor are:
- Store and analyze operational telemetry
- advanced analytic engine
- interactive query language,
On the other hand, Kibana provides the following key features:
- Flexible analytics and visualization platform
- Real-time summary and charting of streaming data
- Intuitive interface for a variety of users
Kibana is an open source tool with 12.6K GitHub stars and 4.89K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Kibana's open source repository on GitHub.