Monit vs Kiali: What are the differences?
What is Monit? *A free, open-source process supervision tool *. It can monitor and manage distributed computer systems, conduct automatic maintenance and repair and execute meaningful causal actions in error situations.
What is Kiali? Service mesh observability and configuration. It is an observability console for Istio with service mesh configuration capabilities. It helps you to understand the structure of your service mesh by inferring the topology, and also provides the health of your mesh.
Monit and Kiali can be primarily classified as "Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by Monit are:
- Responsive UI
- Control Services Remotely
- Services Monitoring modes
On the other hand, Kiali provides the following key features:
- Weighted Routing Wizard
- Matching Routing Wizard
- Suspend Traffic Wizard