Nagios vs. Sensu vs. Statsite

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Description

What is Nagios?

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

What is Sensu?

A monitoring framework that aims to be simple, malleable, and scalable. Essentially, Sensu takes the results of “check” scripts run across many systems, and if certain conditions are met; passes their information to one or more “handlers”. Checks are used, for example, to determine if a service like Apache is up or down.

What is Statsite?

Statsite is a metrics aggregation server. Statsite is based heavily on Etsy's StatsD https://github.com/etsy/statsd, and is wire compatible.

Pros

Why do developers choose Nagios?
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Why do developers choose Sensu?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Nagios?
No Cons submitted yet for Nagios
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What are the cons of using Sensu?
No Cons submitted yet for Sensu
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What are the cons of using Statsite?
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Companies

What companies use Nagios?
171 companies on StackShare use Nagios
What companies use Sensu?
30 companies on StackShare use Sensu
What companies use Statsite?
1 companies on StackShare use Statsite

Integrations

What tools integrate with Nagios?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Nagios
What tools integrate with Sensu?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Sensu
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Nagios, Sensu, and Statsite?

  • Kibana - Explore & Visualize Your Data
  • 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

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