Nagios vs. Cacti vs. Bosun

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Description

What is Nagios?

Nagios is a host/service/network monitoring program written in C and released under the GNU General Public License.

What is Cacti?

Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed to harness the power of RRDTool's data storage and graphing functionality. Cacti provides a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features out of the box.

What is Bosun?

Bosun is an open-source, MIT licensed, monitoring and alerting system by Stack Exchange. It has an expressive domain specific language for evaluating alerts and creating detailed notifications. It also lets you test your alerts against history for a faster development experience.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Cacti?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Nagios?
No Cons submitted yet for Nagios
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What are the cons of using Cacti?
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What are the cons of using Bosun?
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Companies

What companies use Nagios?
171 companies on StackShare use Nagios
What companies use Cacti?
4 companies on StackShare use Cacti
What companies use Bosun?
3 companies on StackShare use Bosun

Integrations

What tools integrate with Nagios?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Nagios
What tools integrate with Cacti?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Cacti
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Nagios, Cacti, and Bosun?

  • Kibana - Explore & Visualize Your Data
  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Prometheus - An open-source service monitoring system and time series database, developed by SoundCloud
  • Graphite - A highly scalable real-time graphing system

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