Scalyr vs Splunk Cloud: What are the differences?
What is Scalyr? Cloud-based log aggregation, server monitoring, and real-time analysis tool. Scalyr is log search and management so fast you actually use it. Custom dashboards, graphs, alerts and log parsers allow you to monitor what's important to you. We're proud to serve customers like Business Insider, Opendoor, and Grab.
What is Splunk Cloud? Easy and fast way to analyze valuable machine data with the convenience of software as a service (SaaS). If you're looking for all the benefits of Splunk® Enterprise with all the benefits of software-as-a-service, then look no further. Splunk Cloud is backed by a 100% uptime SLA, scales to over 10TB/day, and offers a highly secure environment.
Scalyr and Splunk Cloud can be primarily classified as "Log Management" tools.
Some of the features offered by Scalyr are:
- Remote log monitoring
- log aggregation
- real-time reporting
On the other hand, Splunk Cloud provides the following key features:
- Splunk Cloud delivers all the features of award-winning Splunk® Enterprise, as a cloud-based service. The platform provides access to various apps and enables centralized visibility across cloud, hybrid and on-premises environments
- Instant: Instant trial and instant conversion from POC to production
- Secure: Completed SOC2 Type 2 Attestation*. Dedicated cloud environments for each customer
"Speed of queries" is the top reason why over 5 developers like Scalyr, while over 3 developers mention "More powerful & Integrates with on-prem & off-prem" as the leading cause for choosing Splunk Cloud.
SendHub, Splunk, and Authy are some of the popular companies that use Splunk Cloud, whereas Scalyr is used by Codecademy, Property With Potential, and Zola. Splunk Cloud has a broader approval, being mentioned in 10 company stacks & 5 developers stacks; compared to Scalyr, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.