Riemann vs LibreNMS: What are the differences?
Riemann: A network monitoring system. Riemann aggregates events from your servers and applications with a powerful stream processing language. Send an email for every exception in your app. Track the latency distribution of your web app. See the top processes on any host, by memory and CPU; LibreNMS: Opensource Auto-discoverying network monitoring system. It is an auto-discovering PHP/MySQL/SNMP based network monitoring which includes support for a wide range of network hardware and operating systems including Cisco, Linux, FreeBSD, Juniper, Brocade, Foundry, HP and many more.
Riemann and LibreNMS can be categorized as "Network Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by Riemann are:
- See your system at a glance with a Sinatra app
- Throttle or roll up multiple events into a single message
- Forward any event stream to Graphite
On the other hand, LibreNMS provides the following key features:
- Distributed monitoring
Riemann is an open source tool with 3.81K GitHub stars and 512 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Riemann's open source repository on GitHub.