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Open Source Datadog Alternatives

The best open source alternative to Datadog is Zabbix. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Datadog and many of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Datadog are Grafana, TrafficMonitor, Netdata and Prometheus.

Datadog alternatives are mainly Network Monitors but may also be Uptime Monitor Services or Website Monitors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Datadog.
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  1. Zabbix icon

    Zabbix

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • FreeBSD
    • OpenBSD

    Gather and analyze accurate statistics and performance metrics, visualize it, get notified about current and potential issues without delay, and take advantage of our time-tested professional development and support.

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    Zabbix vs Datadog opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Zabbix is a great alternative to Datadog.

    Zabbix does not work off of the StatsD / Graphite basis, requires an agent on each monitored instance (instead of sending simple updates via UDP, or HTTP), Zabbix cannot adapt to dynamic infrastructure environments.

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    Grafana

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron
    • Node.JS

    Grafana provides a powerful and elegant way to create, explore, and share dashboards and data with your team and the world.

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    TrafficMonitor is a network monitoring suspension window software in Windows. It can display the current network speed, CPU and memory usage. It also support the functions of display in the taskbar, change skin and historical traffic statistics.

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  4. Infrastructure-wide health monitoring & performance troubleshooting in one place. Collaborate in the same place as relevant data from your systems and applications, reducing mean time to acknowledge (MTTA), & mean time to resolution. (MTTR).

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    Prometheus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Cloudron

    Prometheus is an open-source systems monitoring and alerting toolkit originally built at SoundCloud. Since its inception in 2012, many companies and organizations have adopted Prometheus, and the project has a very active developer and user community.

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    Almost everyone thinks Prometheus is a great alternative to Datadog.


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    Nagios

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Linux

    Nagios is a powerful monitoring system that enables organizations to identify and resolve IT infrastructure problems before they affect critical business processes.

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  7. Graylog icon

    Graylog

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Java

    Graylog is an open source syslog implementation that stores your logs in Elasticsearch. It consists of a server and web interface written in Java that accepts your syslog messages via TCP or UDP (or GELF messages) and stores it in the database.

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    Open Web Analytics

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Open Web Analytics - Web Analytics – Open Source Web Analytics Framework.

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    Cabot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Cabot is a free, open-source, self-hosted infrastructure monitoring platform that provides some of the best features of PagerDuty, Server Density, Pingdom and Nagios without their cost and complexity.

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    Logstash

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Java Mobile
    • BSD

    Logstash is an open source, server-side data processing pipeline that ingests data from a multitude of sources simultaneously, transforms it, and then sends it to your favorite "stash.".

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