Munin vs Zabbix: What are the differences?
What is Munin? 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.
What is Zabbix? Track, record, alert and visualize performance and availability of IT resources. Zabbix is a mature and effortless enterprise-class open source monitoring solution for network monitoring and application monitoring of millions of metrics.
Munin and Zabbix can be primarily classified as "Monitoring" tools.
Munin and Zabbix are both open source tools. Munin with 1.31K GitHub stars and 383 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Zabbix with 514 GitHub stars and 187 GitHub forks.
dotmailer, JPush, and RELEX Solutions are some of the popular companies that use Zabbix, whereas Munin is used by Redsmin, Index.co, and VuMedi. Zabbix has a broader approval, being mentioned in 46 company stacks & 24 developers stacks; compared to Munin, which is listed in 15 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.