Prometheus Alternatives

    Prometheus is described as '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' and is an app in the System & Hardware category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Prometheus for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Graylog, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Prometheus are Datadog (Paid), Kibana (Paid), Logstash (Free, Open Source) and Open Web Analytics (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 5, 2021

      • 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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      Graylog vs Prometheus opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      MrDrMcCoy Graylog doesn't store metrics, Prometheus doesn't store logs.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

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    1. Datadog is a monitoring service for IT, Dev & Ops teams who write and run applications at scale, and want to turn the massive amounts of data produced by their apps, tools and services into a unified view of IT infrastructure. 120+ Integrations!.
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    2. Easily visualize data pushed into Elasticsearch from Logstash, es-hadoop or 3rd party technologies like Apache Flume, Fluentd, and many others.
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      Kibana vs Prometheus opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Kibana is a web interface to present metrics. It's not an alerting system. ELK-Stack with X-Pack is more similar.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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    3. 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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    4. Open Web Analytics - Web Analytics – Open Source Web Analytics Framework
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Docker
      InfluxDB open source time series database, purpose-built by InfluxData for monitoring metrics and events, provides real-time visibility into stacks, sensors, and systems.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • Ruby
      • Python
      • .NET Framework
      • JavaScript
      • PHP
      • Ruby on Rails
      • Node.JS
      Rollbar collects errors that happen in your application, notifies you, and analyzes them so you can debug and fix them. JavaScript, Ruby, Python, PHP, Node.js, Android, Flash, .NET, and Java libraries are available.
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    5. Pinpoint and solve performance issues in your Ruby, Java, .NET, PHP and Python apps with real user, application and server monitoring. Free accounts can ping a website every 1 minute, from multiple locations around the globe, and send email alerts.
    6. Fluentd is a fully free and open-source log management tool that simplifies your data collection and storage pipeline. It eliminates the need to maintain a set of ad-hoc scripts.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Python
      • fontconfig
      • Django
      Graphite is a highly scalable real-time graphing system.
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