Market Guide for Open-Source and Freeware Monitoring Tools

Archived Published: 20 May 2014 ID: G00263005


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Due to economic constraints and other resource limitations, IT leaders are investigating open-source, freeware and low-cost monitoring. IT can decrease complexity by using and testing "good enough" monitoring approaches from vendors offering 80% of functionality at low cost.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition
  • Market Direction
  • Market Analysis
  • Representative Vendors
    • Monitoring Minisuites
      • Ipswitch
      • ManageEngine
      • SolarWinds
    • Best-of-Breed Free Monitoring
      • Artica ST
      • GroundWork
      • Icinga
      • op5
      • Opsview
      • Paessler
      • SevOne
      • Spiceworks
      • Splunk
      • Torch
      • VMTurbo
      • XpoLog
      • Zabbix
      • Zenoss
    • Monitoring Delivered in a SaaS Model
      • AppDynamics
      • AppFirst
      • Boundary
      • Datadog
      • GFI Software
      • Loggly
      • New Relic
      • ScaleXtreme
      • Splunk
      • Sumo Logic
  • Market Recommendations
    • Vendors Added
    • Vendors Removed
    • The Bottom Line
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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