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Monit vs Munin: What are the differences?

Developers describe Monit as "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. On the other hand, *Munin** is detailed as "PnP networked resource monitoring tool that can help to answer the what just happened to kill our performance". Munin is a networked resource monitoring tool that can help analyze resource trends and "what just happened to kill our performance?" problems. It is designed to be very plug and play. A default installation provides a lot of graphs with almost no work.

Monit and Munin can be categorized as "Monitoring" tools.

Munin is an open source tool with 1.32K GitHub stars and 387 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Munin's open source repository on GitHub.

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      Good defaults
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    What is Monit?

    It can monitor and manage distributed computer systems, conduct automatic maintenance and repair and execute meaningful causal actions in error situations.

    What is Munin?

    Munin is a networked resource monitoring tool that can help analyze resource trends and "what just happened to kill our performance?" problems. It is designed to be very plug and play. A default installation provides a lot of graphs with almost no work.

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