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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 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 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.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Kibana?
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    What are the cons of using Grafana?
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    What are the cons of using Prometheus?
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    Pricing

    How much does Kibana cost?
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    How much does Grafana cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Kibana?
    682 companies on StackShare use Kibana
    What companies use Grafana?
    362 companies on StackShare use Grafana
    What companies use Prometheus?
    149 companies on StackShare use Prometheus

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Kibana?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kibana
    What tools integrate with Grafana?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Grafana
    What tools integrate with Prometheus?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with Prometheus

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

    • 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
    • Zabbix - Track, record, alert and visualize performance and availability of IT resources

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