What is Netdata?
Netdata collects metrics per second & presents them in low-latency dashboards. It's designed to run on all of your physical & virtual servers, cloud deployments, Kubernetes clusters & edge/IoT devices, to monitor systems, containers & apps
Netdata is a tool in the Monitoring Tools category of a tech stack.
Netdata is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Netdata's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Netdata?
26 companies reportedly use Netdata in their tech stacks, including Labs, Everything, and 11-INFOTECH SYSTEM CO.,LTD.
181 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Netdata.
Slack, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Ubuntu, and Redis are some of the popular tools that integrate with Netdata. Here's a list of all 58 tools that integrate with Netdata.
Pros of Netdata
Graphs are interactive
Well maintained on github
Monitors nginx, redis, logs
Can submit metrics to Time Series databases
Easy Alert Setop
Netdata is also a statsd server
Written in C
- Free, open-source
- Easy installation and configuration
- Access to monitoring unlimited metrics
- Prebuilt dashboards and alarms
- alerts on any metric, for a single host, an entire cluster, or your entire infrastructure
- Tools for team collaboration
- 800+ integrations
Netdata Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Netdata?
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Grafana is a general purpose dashboard and graph composer. It's focused on providing rich ways to visualize time series metrics, mainly though graphs but supports other ways to visualize data through a pluggable panel architecture. It currently has rich support for for Graphite, InfluxDB and OpenTSDB. But supports other data sources via plugins.
Prometheus is a systems and service monitoring system. It collects metrics from configured targets at given intervals, evaluates rule expressions, displays the results, and can trigger alerts if some condition is observed to be true.
Zabbix is a mature and effortless enterprise-class open source monitoring solution for network monitoring and application monitoring of millions of metrics.
Nagios is a host/service/network monitoring program written in C and released under the GNU General Public License.
Munin is a networked resource monitoring tool that can help analyze resource trends and "what just happened to kill our performance?" problems. It is designed to be very plug and play. A default installation provides a lot of graphs with almost no work.