Netflix Dispatch vs OpsGenie: What are the differences?
What is Netflix Dispatch? Open-source crisis management framework (By Netflix). It manages security incidents by deeply integrating with existing tools used throughout an organization (Slack, GSuite, Jira, etc.,) It is able to leverage the existing familiarity of these tools to provide orchestration instead of introducing another tool.
What is OpsGenie? Alerting and On-Call Management for Dev&Ops Teams. OpsGenie is a cloud-based service for dev & ops teams, providing reliable alerts, on-call schedule management, and escalations. OpsGenie integrates with monitoring tools & services and ensures that the right people are at the right time.
Netflix Dispatch and OpsGenie can be categorized as "Monitoring Aggregation" tools.
Some of the features offered by Netflix Dispatch are:
- Manage incidents
- Integration with existing tools(Slack, GSuite, Jira, etc.,)
- Sending out notifications
On the other hand, OpsGenie provides the following key features:
- Forward IT alerts to OpsGenie
- Get notified via email, SMS, mobile push and phone calls
- View alerts using mobile apps
Netflix Dispatch is an open source tool with 1.08K GitHub stars and 60 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Netflix Dispatch's open source repository on GitHub.