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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 Graphite?

Graphite does two things: 1) Store numeric time-series data and 2) Render graphs of this data on demand

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.

Pros

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Why do developers choose Graphite?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Kibana?
No Cons submitted yet for Kibana
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What are the cons of using Graphite?
No Cons submitted yet for Graphite
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What are the cons of using RRDtool?
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Pricing

How much does Kibana cost?
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How much does Graphite cost?
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Companies

What companies use Kibana?
685 companies on StackShare use Kibana
What companies use Graphite?
91 companies on StackShare use Graphite
What companies use RRDtool?
0 companies on StackShare use RRDtool

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kibana?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kibana
What tools integrate with Graphite?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Graphite
What tools integrate with RRDtool?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with RRDtool

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

  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Nagios - Complete monitoring and alerting for servers, switches, applications, and services
  • Prometheus - An open-source service monitoring system and time series database, developed by SoundCloud
  • StatsD - Simple daemon for easy stats aggregation

See all alternatives to Kibana

Latest News

Kibana 6.2.0 is released
Kibana 6.1.3 and 5.6.7 released
Kibana 5.6.6 and 6.1.2 released
Brewing in Beats: Graphite module in Metricbeat


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