Get the Checkmk Edition which fits your needs

Jumpstart your monitoring with the Checkmk Raw or Checkmk Enterprise Free.
Benefit from additional features and enterprise-grade support in the Standard and Managed Services Edition.

Checkmk Editions

Checkmk Raw Checkmk Enterprise Checkmk Enterprise Checkmk Enterprise
Open-Source

Free of charge, completely open-source — a comprehensive and flexible IT monitoring system.

Free

Free version of our commercial product limited to two sites, each with a maximum of 10 hosts.

Standard

More automation, higher dynamics, performance, scalability, and enterprise-grade support.

Managed Services

Special features targeted at firms that want to offer monitoring with Checkmk as a managed service.

FREE FREE From €600 From €1200
Monitoring coverage
1,800+ officially supported plug-ins
Agent-based monitoring
Agentless monitoring
Server monitoring
Network monitoring
Application monitoring
Multi-cloud monitoring
Dynamic container monitoring
Database monitoring
Storage monitoring
SNMP monitoring
Log & event monitoring
General functionality
Smart and granular alerting
Business process health monitoring
Powerful search and filter options
Tags & Labels
Hardware / software inventory
Customizable GUI
Granular roles & permission mgmt.
Unlimited user accounts
Distributed Monitoring
High Availability (HA) support1
Virtual Appliance1
Dashboarding & Graphing
Real-time dashboards
Time-series graphing
Modern, advanced time-series graphing
Efficient long-term data storage
Advanced Analytics
Trend prediction
Advanced forecasting
Reporting
Availability analysis
PDF Reports
SLA reporting
Automation
Automatic network discovery
Automatic service discovery
Powerful APIs
Automated monitoring for dynamic ephemeral infrastructures
Agent mgmt. & automated agent upates
Automatic remediation handler
Recurring maintenance downtimes
Extension packages management
Managed Services Features
Multi-customer management
Multi-customer dashboards
Multi-customer data segregation
White-label solution
Performance
Monitoring kernel Nagios Checkmk Microcore Checkmk Microcore Checkmk Microcore
Scalability 1,000+ hosts 2 * 10 hosts 100,000+ hosts 100,000+ hosts
CPU efficiency medium very high very high very high
Shortest measurement interval 60s 1s 1s 1s
Distributed monitoring performance medium very high very high very high
Long-term availability analysis slow very fast very fast very fast
Integrations
LDAP & AD support
Slack & Mattermost
Opsgenie
VictorOps
PagerDuty
Prometheus
Prometheus for dynamic infrastructure
Grafana
Jira
ServiceNow
i-doit2
Security
Secure agent by design
Encrypted communication
Password store
Support
Community support
Email support3
Support portal3
SLA response time3
FREE FREE From €600 From €1,200

1) Requires a virtual appliance subscription or the Checkmk physical appliances.
2) Requires the i-doit add-on
3) Support is sold separately as an add-on to your chosen software subscription.

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