Articles from 'Updates'

Monitive
09
May
2018
Lucian Daniliuc

Partial outage on Tuesday, May 8th

Eventually, things will go south. Usually when you’re not looking.  That happened to our service, yesterday morning. For some reason the data storage server ran out of storage space without us finding out about it, and it stopped recording new information, such as latency, incidents… continue reading

Monitive on steroids
05
Jun
2015
Lucian Daniliuc

Monitive on steroids

Hello everyone! The summer is finally here and so are a lot of new things going around at Monitive. We’ve been pretty silent lately, and not because we’ve been lazy, but on the contrary, we’ve been really busy with a lot of things, among which we’ve… continue reading

Weekly & Monthly Standard Reports
02
Mar
2015
Lucian Daniliuc

Launched: Standard Reports Archive & Extras

One day this year it hit me: I’m running an uptime monitoring service, but the uptime is not historically stored anywhere, for people to access whenever they need. Of course all the information is nicely stored in our databases, but it was just aging there.… continue reading

Monitive - Four people, Three days, One plan
23
Dec
2014
Alina Bugarin

Four people, Three days, One plan

Our latest workation taught us that we must work as a team, but cover two fronts: monitoring websites, while increasing our customer’s know-how. Find out what happened in only three days that drew clear lines for our future. continue reading

Marcela Borhan
29
Sep
2014
Lucian Daniliuc

Meet Marcela, the awesome illustrator

“If you build it, they will come.” Wrong! So many people built so many things in the last decade alone, that the 24-hour day is just insignificant to most people to try out or even click the subject of most newsletters that land in their… continue reading

08
Sep
2014
Lucian Daniliuc

Never say “Never!”

A few weeks ago we had a really ugly thing going on. Monitive was originally built about four years ago. And since day one, a main requirement was redundancy. If things go really wrong, the system would have to keep moving on, delivering the promise… continue reading

Uptime Monitoring
31
May
2014
Lucian Daniliuc

The new face of Monitive: Heimdall

We’ve been a little bit too quiet for a while regarding our blogging activities, but not because we’ve been lazy or something, but because we’ve been working on several great things that will unfold in the following weeks. The Internet is changing quite fast, along… continue reading