Zipkin Alternatives

    Zipkin is described as 'distributed tracing system. It helps gather timing data needed to troubleshoot latency problems in microservice architectures. It manages both the collection and lookup of this data. Zipkin’s design is based on the Google Dapper paper'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Zipkin for a variety of platforms, including the Web, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows and iPhone. The best alternative is Datadog. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try New Relic or Pinpoint APM. Other great apps like Zipkin are RapidSpike (Paid), AppDynamics (Free), IQLECT (Freemium) and Dynatrace (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 1, 2021