What are some alternatives?
When comparing gtop and glances system monitoring, you can also consider the following products
vtop - vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage.
htop - htop - an interactive process viewer for Unix. This is htop, an interactive process viewer for Unix systems. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. Latest release: htop 2.
Process Explorer - The top window always shows a list of the currently active processes, including the names of their owning accounts, whereas the information displayed in the bottom window depends on the mode that Process Explorer is in: if it is in handle mode you'l…
gotop - A terminal based graphical activity monitor inspired by gtop and vtop
Conky - Latest commit 262a292 on Dec 7, 2017 brndnmtthws Add missing build dep. Conky is a free, light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any kind of information on your desktop.
GNOME System Monitor - System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.