Get Advice Icon

Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

SignalFx
SignalFx

15
28
+ 1
10
Vector
Vector

6
21
+ 1
0
Add tool

SignalFx vs Vector: What are the differences?

Developers describe SignalFx as "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. On the other hand, Vector is detailed as "On-host performance monitoring framework which exposes hand picked high resolution metrics to every engineer’s browser, by Netflix". Vector provides a simple way for users to visualize and analyze system and application-level metrics in near real-time. It leverages the battle tested open source system monitoring framework, Performance Co-Pilot (PCP), layering on top a flexible and user-friendly UI. The UI polls metrics at up to 1 second resolution, rendering the data in completely configurable dashboards that simplify cross-metric correlation and analysis.

SignalFx and Vector can be primarily classified as "Performance Monitoring" tools.

Vector is an open source tool with 3.17K GitHub stars and 230 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Vector's open source repository on GitHub.

- No public GitHub repository available -

What is SignalFx?

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

What is Vector?

Vector provides a simple way for users to visualize and analyze system and application-level metrics in near real-time. It leverages the battle tested open source system monitoring framework, Performance Co-Pilot (PCP), layering on top a flexible and user-friendly UI. The UI polls metrics at up to 1 second resolution, rendering the data in completely configurable dashboards that simplify cross-metric correlation and analysis.
Get Advice Icon

Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Why do developers choose SignalFx?
Why do developers choose Vector?
    Be the first to leave a pro

    Sign up to add, upvote and see more prosMake informed product decisions

      Be the first to leave a con
        Be the first to leave a con
        What companies use SignalFx?
        What companies use Vector?

        Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions

        What tools integrate with SignalFx?
        What tools integrate with Vector?
          No integrations found

          Sign up to get full access to all the tool integrationsMake informed product decisions

          What are some alternatives to SignalFx and Vector?
          Datadog
          Datadog is the leading service for cloud-scale monitoring. It is used by IT, operations, and development teams who build and operate applications that run on dynamic or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Start monitoring in minutes with Datadog!
          Prometheus
          Prometheus is a systems and service monitoring system. It collects metrics from configured targets at given intervals, evaluates rule expressions, displays the results, and can trigger alerts if some condition is observed to be true.
          Splunk
          Splunk Inc. provides the leading platform for Operational Intelligence. Customers use Splunk to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine data.
          Zipkin
          It helps gather timing data needed to troubleshoot latency problems in service architectures. Features include both the collection and lookup of this data.
          Sumo Logic
          Cloud-based machine data analytics platform that enables companies to proactively identify availability and performance issues in their infrastructure, improve their security posture and enhance application rollouts. Companies using Sumo Logic reduce their mean-time-to-resolution by 50% and can save hundreds of thousands of dollars, annually. Customers include Netflix, Medallia, Orange, and GoGo Inflight.
          See all alternatives
          Decisions about SignalFx and Vector
          No stack decisions found
          Interest over time
          Reviews of SignalFx and Vector
          No reviews found
          How developers use SignalFx and Vector
          Avatar of SignalFx
          SignalFx uses SignalFxSignalFx

          We use SignalFx to monitor all of SignalFx.. that include the entire stack from core services like Cassandra and AWS EC2 up through custom application metrics from SignalFx itself.

          How much does SignalFx cost?
          How much does Vector cost?
          Pricing unavailable
          News about SignalFx
          More news
          News about Vector
          More news