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Description

What is Kibana?

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.

What is Prometheus?

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.

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.

Pros

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Why do developers choose Prometheus?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Kibana?
No Cons submitted yet for Kibana
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What are the cons of using Prometheus?
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What are the cons of using Bosun?
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Pricing

How much does Kibana cost?
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Companies

What companies use Kibana?
703 companies on StackShare use Kibana
What companies use Prometheus?
160 companies on StackShare use Prometheus
What companies use Bosun?
3 companies on StackShare use Bosun

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kibana?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kibana
What tools integrate with Prometheus?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Prometheus
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Kibana, Prometheus, and Bosun?

  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Nagios - Complete monitoring and alerting for servers, switches, applications, and services
  • Graphite - A highly scalable real-time graphing system
  • StatsD - Simple daemon for easy stats aggregation

See all alternatives to Kibana

Latest News

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