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Grafana vs LogicMonitor: What are the differences?

Developers describe Grafana as "Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor". 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. On the other hand, LogicMonitor is detailed as "SaaS-based, automated IT performance monitoring platform for On-Premise, Hybrid, and Cloud infrastructures". LogicMonitor provides the end-to-end visibility needed to maintain the performance and availability of business applications. It leverages automation and built-in intelligence to monitor today's complex and distributed infrastructures.

Grafana and LogicMonitor are primarily classified as "Monitoring" and "Performance Monitoring" tools respectively.

Some of the features offered by Grafana are:

  • Create, edit, save & search dashboards
  • Change column spans and row heights
  • Drag and drop panels to rearrange

On the other hand, LogicMonitor provides the following key features:

  • Full Stack Performance Monitoring
  • Pre-configured monitoring, with built-in alert thresholds, for 1000+ technologies
  • Works with any Deployment Model: On-prem, Hybrid, & Hybrid Cloud

"Beautiful" is the primary reason why developers consider Grafana over the competitors, whereas "Auto discovery" was stated as the key factor in picking LogicMonitor.

Grafana is an open source tool with 29.3K GitHub stars and 5.55K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Grafana's open source repository on GitHub.

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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 LogicMonitor?

LogicMonitor provides the end-to-end visibility needed to maintain the performance and availability of business applications. It leverages automation and built-in intelligence to monitor today's complex and distributed infrastructures.
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      What are some alternatives to Grafana and LogicMonitor?
      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.
      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.
      Graphite
      Graphite does two things: 1) Store numeric time-series data and 2) Render graphs of this data on demand
      Splunk
      Splunk Inc. provides the leading platform for Operational Intelligence. Customers use Splunk to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine data.
      NetData
      Netdata is distributed, real-time, performance and health monitoring for systems and applications. It is a highly optimized monitoring agent you install on all your systems and containers.
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      Review ofGrafanaGrafana

      analyze heap dump and many logging or traces

      How developers use Grafana and LogicMonitor
      Avatar of ShadowICT
      ShadowICT uses GrafanaGrafana

      We use Grafana to view live stats relating to our servers such as memory and CPU usage. We also use Grafana to monitor our gaming servers for data such as latency and player counts. This allows us to generate effective analytics and see when problems arise.

      Avatar of Andrew Gatenby
      Andrew Gatenby uses GrafanaGrafana

      Everyone likes graphs, right?! This isn't a tool we actively use right now, but paired with Prometheus we want to use it to have visual monitors on things like API cluster health, status, queue stats, DB/redis query and cache stats etc.

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      Scrayos UG (haftungsbeschränkt) uses GrafanaGrafana

      Grafana is used in combination with Prometheus to display the gathered stats and to monitor our physical servers aswell as their virtual applications. We also use Grafana to get notifications about irregularities.

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      sapslaj uses GrafanaGrafana

      Grafana takes the data from InfluxDB and presents it in a nice flexible format. Bonus points for built-in alerts and playlists (cycles through different dashboards automatically)

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      B√Ļi Thanh uses GrafanaGrafana
      • Graph report with many panels and Dashboard.
      • Easy to deploy, and view performance of system.
      • Intergrating with many datasource: Prometheus, CloudWatch
      • Alerts
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