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any body ever used http://www.datadoghq.com/?

Any better alternatives?

looking for good one with reasonable costs. All the the other like logicmonitor seem expensive
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yes I am aware of nagios - but core takes too long to setup, or is it worth it in the end.

waiting for a reply from nagioshosting.co.uk on costs.

I have about 20 clients, I was thinking of just co locating my own server in a data centre. in that way I can backup the clients data and run nagios on the same server.
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I have about 20 clients, I was thinking of just co locating my own server in a data centre. in that way I can backup the clients data and run nagios on the same server

That's a good thought and will be inexpensive in compare with nagioshosting.co.uk
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Nagios is a powerful monitoring system, you can install a lot of plugins to cover your needs.
I built my own, I use both Cacti + nagios on a linux box to monitor network services and servers, average load,  up-time, availability ...etc. The combination Nagios + Cacti. Nagios is been used for Alarms and Cacti for Trending/Graphs. As said is not easy option you need Linux skills.
http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/LJ191_UsingSMSforNagios.pdf
http://beginlinux.com/blog/2008/11/install-nagios-3-on-ubuntu-810/
http://www.howtoforge.com/nagios-installation-on-ubuntu-10.04-lucid-lynx
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