Glowroot VS Pinpoint

Compare Glowroot vs Pinpoint and see what are their differences.


Easy to use, very low overhead, Java APM (by glowroot)


APM, (Application Performance Management) tool for large-scale distributed systems. (by pinpoint-apm)
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Glowroot Pinpoint
2 2
1,137 12,999
1.6% 1.1%
8.9 9.2
23 days ago 4 days ago
Java Java
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Glowroot. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-28.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Pinpoint. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Glowroot and Pinpoint you can also consider the following projects:

prometheus - The Prometheus monitoring system and time series database.

skywalking - APM, Application Performance Monitoring System

jaeger - CNCF Jaeger, a Distributed Tracing Platform

JavaMelody - JavaMelody : monitoring of JavaEE applications

scouter - Scouter is an open source APM (Application Performance Management) tool.

apm-server - APM Server

zipkin - Zipkin is a distributed tracing system

Stagemonitor - an open source solution to application performance monitoring for java server applications

Metrics - :chart_with_upwards_trend: Capturing JVM- and application-level metrics. So you know what's going on.

Apache ZooKeeper - Apache ZooKeeper