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BIRT
BIRT is an open source Eclipse-based reporting system.
Graphite
Graphite is an enterprise-scale monitoring tool.
metric
A measured or metered value or the readings of any technical or scientific device.
message
A message can be an alarm, event, log-entry or similar informations.
MQTT
Message Queuing Telemetry Transport protocol MQTT
Whisper
Graphite - Whisper is a fixed-size database. It provides fast, reliable storage of numeric data over time.
zeroMQ
Message Queue library zeroMQ
Web UI
Web based User Interface
JSON
JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a lightweight data-interchange format.
StatsD
StatsD is a network daemon that runs on the Node.js platform and listens for statistics, like counters and timers, sent over UDP and sends aggregates to one or more pluggable backend services.