Cacti®

Cacti®

Network graphing RRDTool

4/5 (1 review)

Cacti® Overview

Cacti® is an opensource RRDTool (Round Robin Database Tool) that enables you to input data and information feeds to the platform and Cacti® will automatically generate accurate graphs and diagrams based on the feeds. Cacti® is free to download and comes complete with regular patch updates and mods. You can visit the website to donate to the Cacti® developers.

Pricing

Starting from
N/A
Pricing options
Free Trial
Free
Open Source
Value for money

Devices

Business size

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L

Markets

Asia, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China and 5 others, Europe, Germany, India, Japan, Latin America

Supported Languages

English

Cacti® Reviews

Overall rating
4/5
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Jeremy C.

Cacti is Great

Used Daily for 6-12 months
Reviewed on 2019/03/19
Review Source

Very useful I use it to graph my routers, switches and printers

Pros

The graphs,the ability to use SNMPv3 and the community which is of course FOSS

Cons

KB needs an update. Finding the right template you need can be a challenge

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend

9.0/10

Cacti® Pricing

Starting from
N/A
Pricing options
Free Trial
Free
Open Source
Value for money

Cacti® is an open source platform, users are encouraged to donate via the website.

Cacti® Features

  • Monitoring

  • API
  • Access Control
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Alerts / Escalation
  • Application Integration
  • Auditing
  • Automatic Notifications
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Data Import/Export
  • Drag & Drop Interface
  • Projections
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • SSL Security
  • Third Party Integration
  • Workflow Management

Additional information for Cacti®

Key features of Cacti®

  • Apache Statistics
  • Bind 9 Statistics
  • Connected FreeRadius Users
  • Data gathering
  • Data sources
  • Echoping Response Time
  • Free download
  • Get Memory Information
  • Graph display
  • Graphs
  • Open source
  • Perl-Based cmd.php Replacement
  • Perl-based TCP Ping
  • RRDTool
  • Sendmail Statistics
  • Sendmail Stats
  • Templates
  • User management
  • iptables Chain Counters
  • qmail Stats

Benefits

  • Displays and graphs: By feeding data and information into Cacti® the platform automatically takes the codes and creates real-time charts and displays to reflect the data.

  • Open source and free downloads: Cacti® is 100% free to download and the software is accustom to regular patch updates and integrations - which are free to update on your software.

  • Data sources and gathering: All Cacti® feeds can be modified and updated whenever you need. The code is completely transparent and you see exactly what Cacti® displays in the end product.

  • User management and displays: Cacti® gives you complete customization of your graphs and management of data flow. Cacti® generates the data in a matter of minutes giving you accurate diagrams and graphs.

  • Additional Cacti® scripts:
    -Sendmail Statistics
    -Connected FreeRadius Users
    -Bind 9 Statistics
    -iptables Chain Counters
    -Apache Statistics
    -Echoping Response Time
    -Perl-Based cmd.php Replacement
    -Perl-based TCP Ping
    -Nagios Data Collection Scripts for Cacti
    -Sendmail Stats
    -qmail Stats
    -Get Apache Webhits

  • Cacti® FAQs

    Below are some frequently asked questions for Cacti®.

    Q. What type of pricing plans does Cacti® offer?

    Cacti® offers the following pricing plans:

    Pricing model: Free, Open Source

    Free Trial: Not Available

    Cacti® is an open source platform, users are encouraged to donate via the website.

    Q. What are the main features of Cacti®?

    Cacti® offers the following features:

    • Apache Statistics
    • Bind 9 Statistics
    • Connected FreeRadius Users
    • Data gathering
    • Data sources
    • Echoping Response Time
    • Free download
    • Get Memory Information
    • Graph display
    • Graphs
    • Open source
    • Perl-Based cmd.php Replacement
    • Perl-based TCP Ping
    • RRDTool
    • Sendmail Statistics
    • Sendmail Stats
    • Templates
    • User management
    • iptables Chain Counters
    • qmail Stats

    Q. Who are the typical users of Cacti®?

    Cacti® has the following typical customers:

    Freelancers, Large Enterprises, Mid Size Business, Small Business

    Q. What languages does Cacti® support?

    Cacti® supports the following languages:

    English

    Q. What type of pricing plans does Cacti® offer?

    Cacti® has the following pricing plans:

    Free, Open Source

    Q. Does Cacti® support mobile devices?

    We do not have any information about what devices Cacti® supports

    Q. What other apps does Cacti® integrate with?

    Cacti® integrates with the following applications:

    Datadog

    Q. What level of support does Cacti® offer?

    Cacti® offers the following support options:

    FAQs, Forum