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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 StatsD?

StatsD is a front-end proxy for the Graphite/Carbon metrics server, originally written by Etsy's Erik Kastner. StatsD is a network daemon that runs on the Node.js platform and listens for statistics, like counters and timers, sent over UDP and sends aggregates to one or more pluggable backend services (e.g., Graphite).

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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Why do developers choose StatsD?
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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 Bosun?
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Pricing

How much does Kibana cost?
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Companies

What companies use Kibana?
702 companies on StackShare use Kibana
What companies use StatsD?
68 companies on StackShare use StatsD
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 StatsD?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with StatsD
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What are some alternatives to Kibana, StatsD, and Bosun?

  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Prometheus - An open-source service monitoring system and time series database, developed by SoundCloud
  • Nagios - Complete monitoring and alerting for servers, switches, applications, and services
  • Graphite - A highly scalable real-time graphing system

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Latest News

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