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    nmon Alternatives

    nmon is described as 'This systems administrator, tuner, benchmark tool gives you a huge amount of important performance information in one go. It can output the data in two ways' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to nmon for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, BSD, Windows and iPhone. The best alternative is htop, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like nmon are Glances (Free, Open Source), GNOME System Monitor (Free, Open Source), vtop (Free, Open Source) and Resource Monitor (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 21, 2022

    1. htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.
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    2. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.
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    3. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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    4. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.
    5. Resource Monitor is a system application in Microsoft Windows operating systems. It is used to view information about the use of hardware (CPU, memory, disk, and network) and software (file handles and modules) resources in real time.
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    6. System monitoring dashboard for terminal.
    7. psutil is a module providing an interface for retrieving information on all running processes and system utilization (CPU, memory, disks, network, users) in a portable way by using Python, implementing many functionalities offered by command line tools such as: ps, top, df...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      An advanced interactive monitor for Linux-systems to view the load on system-level and process-level.
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    8. iptraf-ng is a fork of original iptraf-3.0.0. IPTraf-ng is a console-based network monitoring utility.
    9. libstatgrab is a library that provides cross platform access to statistics about the system on which it's run. It's written in C and presents a selection of useful interfaces which can be used to access key system statistics.
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