Nagios vs. Kibana vs. Zabbix

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What is Nagios?

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

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 Zabbix?

Zabbix is a mature and effortless enterprise-class open source monitoring solution for network monitoring and application monitoring of millions of metrics.
Why do developers choose Nagios?
Why do you like Nagios?

Why do developers choose Kibana?
Why do you like Kibana?

Why do developers choose Zabbix?
Why do you like Zabbix?

What are the cons of using Nagios?
No Cons submitted yet for Nagios
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What are the cons of using Kibana?
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What are the cons of using Zabbix?
No Cons submitted yet for Zabbix
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How much does Nagios cost?
How much does Kibana cost?
Kibana Pricing
How much does Zabbix cost?
What companies use Nagios?
219 companies on StackShare use Nagios
What companies use Kibana?
1085 companies on StackShare use Kibana
What companies use Zabbix?
63 companies on StackShare use Zabbix
What tools integrate with Nagios?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Nagios
What tools integrate with Kibana?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kibana
What tools integrate with Zabbix?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Zabbix

What are some alternatives to Nagios, Kibana, and Zabbix?

  • Grafana - Open source Graphite & InfluxDB Dashboard and Graph Editor
  • Prometheus - An open-source service monitoring system and time series database, developed by SoundCloud
  • Graphite - A highly scalable real-time graphing system
  • StatsD - Simple daemon for easy stats aggregation

See all alternatives to Nagios

Nagios Named 2018 “Network Monitoring Application of...
Monitoring Public/Private/Virtual Clouds with Nagios
Nagios Update: Core 4.4.3
Kibana 6.2.0 is released
Kibana 6.1.3 and 5.6.7 released
Kibana 5.6.6 and 6.1.2 released


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