Prometheus vs. Graphite



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Description

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.

What is Graphite?

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

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Graphite?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Prometheus?
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What are the cons of using Graphite?
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Companies

What companies use Prometheus?
225 companies on StackShare use Prometheus
What companies use Graphite?
119 companies on StackShare use Graphite

Integrations

What tools integrate with Prometheus?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Prometheus
What tools integrate with Graphite?
11 tools on StackShare integrate with Graphite

What are some alternatives to Prometheus and Graphite?

  • Kibana - Explore & Visualize Your Data
  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Nagios - Complete monitoring and alerting for servers, switches, applications, and services
  • StatsD - Simple daemon for easy stats aggregation

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