pgwatch2 vs Pg_timetable: What are the differences?
pgwatch2: PostgreSQL metrics monitor/dashboard. It is a flexible self-contained PostgreSQL metrics monitoring/dashboarding solution; Pg_timetable: PostgreSQL Job Scheduling. It is an advanced job scheduler for PostgreSQL, offering many advantages over traditional schedulers such as cron and others. It is completely database driven and provides a couple of advanced concepts.
pgwatch2 and Pg_timetable belong to "Database Tools" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by pgwatch2 are:
- Non-invasive setup, no extensions nor superuser rights required for the base functionality
- Intuitive metrics presentation using the Grafana dashboarding engine with optional Alerting
- Lots of pre-configured dashboards and metric configurations covering all Statistics Collector data
On the other hand, Pg_timetable provides the following key features:
- Tasks can be arranged in chains
- A chain can consist of SQL and executables
- Parameters can be passed to chains
pgwatch2 is an open source tool with 706 GitHub stars and 127 GitHub forks. Here's a link to pgwatch2's open source repository on GitHub.