Uptime Robot vs Vector: What are the differences?
Uptime Robot: Free website uptime monitor. Uptime Robot is all about helping you to keep your websites up. It monitors your websites every 5 minutes and alerts you if your sites are down; Vector: 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.
Uptime Robot can be classified as a tool in the "Website Monitoring" category, while Vector is grouped under "Performance Monitoring".
Vector is an open source tool with 3.18K GitHub stars and 231 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Vector's open source repository on GitHub.