Dropwizard Metrics vs Prometheus: What are the differences?
Dropwizard Metrics: Capturing JVM- and application-level metrics. It is a Java library which gives you insight into what your code does in production. It provides a powerful toolkit of ways to measure the behavior of critical components in your production environment. It provides you with full-stack visibility; Prometheus: An open-source service monitoring system and time series database, developed by SoundCloud. 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.
Dropwizard Metrics and Prometheus belong to "Monitoring Tools" category of the tech stack.
Dropwizard Metrics and Prometheus are both open source tools. It seems that Prometheus with 25.5K GitHub stars and 3.66K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Dropwizard Metrics with 6.64K GitHub stars and 1.64K GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Prometheus has a broader approval, being mentioned in 336 company stacks & 464 developers stacks; compared to Dropwizard Metrics, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.
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