SignalFx vs Splunk: What are the differences?
SignalFx: Monitoring and Operational Intelligence for the Cloud. We provide operational intelligence for today’s elastic architectures through monitoring specifically designed for microservices and containers with: -powerful and proactive alerting -metrics aggregation -visualization into time series data; Splunk: Search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine data. Splunk Inc. provides the leading platform for Operational Intelligence. Customers use Splunk to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine data.
SignalFx can be classified as a tool in the "Performance Monitoring" category, while Splunk is grouped under "Log Management".
Starbucks, Intuit, and Razorpay are some of the popular companies that use Splunk, whereas SignalFx is used by Clever, SignalFx, and Cadre. Splunk has a broader approval, being mentioned in 31 company stacks & 29 developers stacks; compared to SignalFx, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.