Nagios vs. Graphite vs. StatsD



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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 StatsD?

StatsD is a front-end proxy for the Graphite/Carbon metrics server, originally written by Etsy's Erik Kastner. StatsD is a network daemon that runs on the Node.js platform and listens for statistics, like counters and timers, sent over UDP and sends aggregates to one or more pluggable backend services (e.g., Graphite).

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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 StatsD?
Why do you like StatsD?

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 StatsD?
Downsides of StatsD?

Pricing

How much does Nagios cost?
How much does Graphite cost?
How much does StatsD cost?

Companies

What companies use Nagios?
216 companies on StackShare use Nagios
What companies use Graphite?
119 companies on StackShare use Graphite
What companies use StatsD?
91 companies on StackShare use StatsD

Integrations

What tools integrate with Nagios?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Nagios
What tools integrate with Graphite?
11 tools on StackShare integrate with Graphite
What tools integrate with StatsD?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with StatsD

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

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

See all alternatives to Nagios

Latest News

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Monitoring Public/Private/Virtual Clouds with Nagios
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Brewing in Beats: Graphite module in Metricbeat
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