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The Dude Alternatives for Linux

The Dude is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Zabbix, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to The Dude and 15 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to The Dude are Nagios, Datadog, Cacti and Pandora FMS.

The Dude 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 The Dude.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Self-Hosted
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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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  2. Nagios icon

    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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  3. 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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  4. Cacti icon

    Cacti

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Cacti is a complete frontend to RRDTool, it stores all of the necessary information to create graphs and populate them with data in a MySQL database. The frontend is completely PHP driven.

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  5. Pandora FMS icon

    Pandora FMS

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • FreeBSD
    • OpenBSD

    Enterprise-ready monitoring solution that provides unparalleled flexibility for IT to address both immediate and unforeseen operational issues, including infrastructure and IT processes.

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  6. CloudRadar Monitoring icon

    CloudRadar Monitoring

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Zabbix
    • cPanel
    • OpenVAS
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
    • NexentaStor
    • pfSense
    • FreeNAS
    • Parallels Plesk Panel
    • UCS Virtual Machine Manager
    • Proxmox Virtual Environment
    • Windows Server Essentials

    Monitor servers, network devices and websites via one modern SaaS solution. Instant push alerts, pre-configured for a fast & easy setup, highly affordable pricing, MSP functionality. Monitors cpu, disks, memory, processes and availability.

    Visualization of the performance for all critical metrics in your server infrastructure.
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    Zenoss Core

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Android

    Zenoss (Zenoss Core) is an open source application, server and network management platform based on the Zope application server.

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  8. LogRhythm Network Monitor icon

    LogRhythm Network Monitor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Linux

    Network Monitor is a commercial-grade network forensics and traffic analytics solution that provides deep network visibility, powering threat detection and efficient incident response.

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  9. OpenNMS icon

    OpenNMS

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    OpenNMS is an open-source network monitoring platform that helps you visualize and monitor everything on your local and distributed networks.

    Dashboard
  10. Trafikito icon

    Trafikito

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Linux
    • Android

    Trafikito is free Linux servers monitoring solution which by default checks RAM, disk space, CPU and sends you an email if something is wrong.

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