Observium vs WireEdit: What are the differences?
What is Observium? *A network monitoring platform *. It is a low-maintenance auto-discovering network monitoring platform supporting a wide range of device types, platforms and operating systems .
What is WireEdit? A Full Stack WYSIWYG Editor for Network Packets. WireEdit is a desktop WYSIWYG packet editor. It lets you easily edit captured network packets in a simple point-and-click interface.
Observium and WireEdit can be primarily classified as "Network Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by Observium are:
- Simple and intuitive interface
- Threshold, State and Syslog Alerting
- Rule-based automatic grouping
On the other hand, WireEdit provides the following key features:
- Edit any packet at any layer from L1 to L7 with just a few mouse clicks. No hacking required. No need to look at Hex dumps.
- WireEdit knows all mandatory/optional elements of a packet, their data types, encoding, inter-dependency, position offsets, value constraints, checksums, etc.
- As you're editing WireEdit takes care of all the behind-the-scene details on the fly. No need to think about any of it.