Nagios vs. Graphite vs. Sensu

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Description

What is Nagios?

Nagios is a host/service/network monitoring program written in C and released under the GNU General Public License.

What is Graphite?

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

What is Sensu?

A monitoring framework that aims to be simple, malleable, and scalable. Essentially, Sensu takes the results of “check” scripts run across many systems, and if certain conditions are met; passes their information to one or more “handlers”. Checks are used, for example, to determine if a service like Apache is up or down.

Pros

Why do developers choose Nagios?
Why do you like Nagios?

Why do developers choose Graphite?
Why do you like Graphite?

Why do developers choose Sensu?
Why do you like Sensu?

Cons

What are the cons of using Nagios?
No Cons submitted yet for Nagios
Downsides of Nagios?

What are the cons of using Graphite?
No Cons submitted yet for Graphite
Downsides of Graphite?

What are the cons of using Sensu?
No Cons submitted yet for Sensu
Downsides of Sensu?

Companies

What companies use Nagios?
170 companies on StackShare use Nagios
What companies use Graphite?
91 companies on StackShare use Graphite
What companies use Sensu?
29 companies on StackShare use Sensu

Integrations

What tools integrate with Nagios?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Nagios
What tools integrate with Graphite?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Graphite
What tools integrate with Sensu?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Sensu

What are some alternatives to Nagios, Graphite, and Sensu?

  • Kibana - Explore & Visualize Your Data
  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • 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 Nagios

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