Telegraf vs Zabbix: What are the differences?
Telegraf: The plugin-driven server agent for collecting & reporting metrics. It is an agent for collecting, processing, aggregating, and writing metrics. Design goals are to have a minimal memory footprint with a plugin system so that developers in the community can easily add support for collecting metrics; Zabbix: Track, record, alert and visualize performance and availability of IT resources. Zabbix is a mature and effortless enterprise-class open source monitoring solution for network monitoring and application monitoring of millions of metrics.
Telegraf and Zabbix belong to "Monitoring Tools" category of the tech stack.
Telegraf and Zabbix are both open source tools. It seems that Telegraf with 7.01K GitHub stars and 2.65K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Zabbix with 514 GitHub stars and 187 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Zabbix has a broader approval, being mentioned in 46 company stacks & 25 developers stacks; compared to Telegraf, which is listed in 13 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.