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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 Grafana?

Grafana is a general purpose dashboard and graph composer. It's focused on providing rich ways to visualize time series metrics, mainly though graphs but supports other ways to visualize data through a pluggable panel architecture. It currently has rich support for for Graphite, InfluxDB and OpenTSDB. But supports other data sources via plugins.

What is Hosted Graphite?

Hosted Graphite is the powerful open-source application metrics system used by hundreds of companies. We take away the headaches of scaling, maintenance, and upgrades and let you do what you do best - write great software.

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    What companies use Kibana?
    729 companies on StackShare use Kibana
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    400 companies on StackShare use Grafana
    What companies use Hosted Graphite?
    6 companies on StackShare use Hosted Graphite

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    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Grafana
    What tools integrate with Hosted Graphite?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Hosted Graphite

    What are some alternatives to Kibana, Grafana, and Hosted Graphite?

    • 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
    • StatsD - Simple daemon for easy stats aggregation

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