New Monitoring Location: Seattle, Washington

New Monitoring Location in the United States:  Seattle, Washington We continue to expand our monitoring network to better suite your needs.  Add Seattle to your existing monitored devices by editing locations for multiple agents at once. Seattle, WA Details IPv4: 23.81.0.59 IPv6: 6to4

EveryStep Scripting Tool: Advanced Features

The EveryStep Scripting Tool by Dotcom-Monitor is a powerful macro that records scripts to perform automated monitoring of your websites’ performance. There are many advanced features in the EveryStep Scripting Tool to help customize the script to trigger notifications based upon specific needs, such as recording the time between actions. The Script Watcher is an advanced feature available when editing a script that you have already recorded.

What is the cost of Downtime?

In a recent report by IDC titled, “DevOps and the Cost of Downtime: Fortune 1000 Best Practice Metrics Quantified,” the cost of downtime was explored across Fortune 1000 organizations. The numbers they arrived at may surprise you. The average cost of application downtime among fortune 1000 companies was estimated at somewhere between 500,000 and 1 million dollars per hour! The total cost of downtime per year was estimated to be between 1.25 billion and 2.5 billion dollars per year.

Using Visual Traceroutes to Troubleshoot Issues

The Visual Traceroute Tool maps each hop along a traceroute, and graphically calls out dropped packets and unresponsive nodes.  It also allows you to drill down into errors and visualize traceroutes from different locations on a hop by hop basis. The best way to explain how this works is to show you an example. The map that is…

Comprehensive Website Performance Monitoring

As the internet continues to grow exponentially, we see organizations relying on a great number of devices to support higher and higher standards of uptime and performance. With the release of MetricsView Performance Counter Monitors and SNMP Monitoring Agents, Dotcom-Monitor provides complete website performance monitoring solutions to give you insight into not only how your…