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I'm looking for hosted monitoring solution (CPU, memory, disk, loads, mysql, replication network etc..) for a group of servers on Amazon EC2 /Scalr (app, mysql, load balancer).

So far I found http://scoutapp.com , http://www.serverdensity.com, http://portal.monitis.com/

Do you know the pros and cons for these services. do you have experience with them? Any other similar services I should look at?

Thanks!

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how about zabbix with http://www.mikoomi.com/ it all open source

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Thanks. I have zabbix right now. Dont like the UI –  Niro Aug 30 '10 at 18:44

How about Circonus:

https://circonus.com/

It's made by the guys over at OmniTI. I've been using it for months and it's an excellent hosted monitoring and trending solution. Prices are very reasonable too. I highly recommend checking it out.

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Just checked it out. It looks more like a pingdom competitor to monitor web pages load time than a serious server bottleneck level monitoring tool –  Niro Aug 30 '10 at 18:57
    
Not at all, it goes well beyond that. It can use a Nagios-like agent on your systems to report data back to their interface of any shape and size. It's quite a powerful system. –  vmfarms Aug 30 '10 at 19:44

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