Status Page Integrations

17
Feb

Managing Application Uptime – Hosted Status Page vs DevOps Team

When your software goes down, there are two audiences that need to know about it. One: the people who are going to get frustrated and blame you for the inconvenience. Two: the people who can fix the problem. The first audience doesn’t need to know the details of the problem – they just need to know that you’re on top

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15
Jan

SaaS Application Uptime- APM and DevOps

If you care about the uptime status of your website or SaaS application, there are two really great pieces of content shared last month that you should look into. One is an article on continuous testing from Parasoft Corporation, featured on DZone. The other is a recorded presentation on Application Performance Monitoring (APM) by Expected Behavior, from the Full Stack

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22
Dec

Using a Hosted Status Page for API Management

Keith Casey, director of product at Clarify, offered three great requirements for good API management: uptime, understanding, and notification. I’ll get into how a hosted status page supports communication of uptime, as well as notification in general, but first a bit more about APIs. APIs are what enable software integrations. It’s what lets Yelp show Bing maps on their site

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12
Nov

Setting Up Status Page Integrations

This is the third video in our blog series, Setting Up Different Status Page Integrations. To provide some context, last month, our product manager, Eric Warth put together a few quick (3-5 min) videos to help new users with some of the basics of setting up your software status page. I’ll be sharing them one at a time on this

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15
Sep

A Status Page to Communicate Uptime Status for Medical Technology

Bringing cloud-based software to healthcare hasn’t been an entirely smooth process, despite the federal government’s massive investment in EHR and EMR technology. In a recent interview with Bob Wachter, a physician and professor of medicine at the University of California, Dr. Wachter cited a “short-term hump period”, red tape, localization, extensive user testing (or rather a lack thereof), and a

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10
Aug

Website Monitoring and Customer Experience

The availability and response time of your website is critical to cultivating a positive customer experience, especially in the ecommerce world. Site24x7 has a long history of helping customers identify ways to optimize the availability and response time of their customers’ respective websites, through end-to-end monitoring and monthly reporting. With these tools, you can quickly identify what’s wrong and where’s

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31
Jul

Integrating Your Status Page with SiteScope APM

Like most application performance monitoring software (APM) solutions, SiteScope is designed to help your IT team spend less time struggling with incidents and instead spend more time identifying and mitigating risks before they become incidents. Similarly, the status page software StatusCast is designed to take the burden of communicating about scheduled maintenance, unplanned downtime, and other uptime-related alerts and updates off

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9
Jul

Integrating with PagerDuty: Pairing a Hosted Status Page with Intelligent Ops Alerts

  The three primary goals of a hosted status page are: to improve the customer experience by proactively communicating when there are issues with your application and when those issues are resolved, to improve customer retention by contextualizing issues within your long track record of excellent service, and to reduce the burden on your IT/DevOps team by handling the communication

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12
Jun

Integrating a Status Page with Application Monitoring Tools to Improve Communication

I’ve written on the StatusCast blog before about integration between a status page and application monitoring tools, namely WHY you would want to. This post is designed to be more of a teaser look at the many options you have for HOW. “Check Server Uptime and Share Uptime Status with Binary Canary and StatusCast” Binary Canary operates from the philosophy

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1
May

Sharing Uptime Status: Supporting Paessler with StatusCast

Uptime status is only fully reflected in systems that measure activity on both sides –the server side and the user side. Paessler AG’s suite of network monitoring solutions equips software companies to do just that – managing network availability, performance and usage efficiently. It accomplishes this through remote probes, differentiated sensor types, and push notifications. Remote probes allow you to

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