Ganglia vs Nagios

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    Hi,

    I need to monitor my Hadoop/HBase cluster of 3 machines.

    Which tool is good? Ganglia or Nagios?

    Thanks,
    Bhushan

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    Sasha J
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    Ganglia is monitoring and trending.
    Nagios is health checking and alerting.
    There are also many other tools, like Cacti, for example. Very similar functionality to Ganglia,
    It all depends on what kind of information you need to get.

    HDP uses Ganglia/Nagios combination.

    Thank you!
    Sasha

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