Cabot vs Monitor in a Box: What are the differences?
What is Cabot? Self-hosted, easily-deployable monitoring and alerts service - like a lightweight PagerDuty. Cabot is a free, open-source, self-hosted infrastructure monitoring platform that provides some of the best features of PagerDuty, Server Density, Pingdom and Nagios without their cost and complexity. Monitor services (e.g. "Stage Redis server", "Production ElasticSearch cluster") and send telephone, sms or hipchat/email alerts to your on-duty team if those services start misbehaving or go down - all without writing a line of code.
What is Monitor in a Box? Instantly usable, open source monitoring. Collect and maintain a history of both application performance and infrastructure health metrics.
Cabot and Monitor in a Box can be primarily classified as "Monitoring" tools.
Cabot and Monitor in a Box are both open source tools. Cabot with 4.43K GitHub stars and 479 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Monitor in a Box with 93 GitHub stars and 16 GitHub forks.