Kibana vs. RRDtool vs. Cacti

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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 RRDtool?

RRDtool lets you log and analyze the data you gather from all kinds of data-sources (DS). The data analysis part of RRDtool is based on the ability to quickly generate graphical representations of the data values collected over a definable time period.

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.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Kibana?
945 companies on StackShare use Kibana
What companies use RRDtool?
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What companies use Cacti?
4 companies on StackShare use Cacti

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kibana?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kibana
What tools integrate with RRDtool?
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What tools integrate with Cacti?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Cacti

What are some alternatives to Kibana, RRDtool, and Cacti?

  • 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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