Articles from 'Updates'

Welcome-on-the-team-Ciprian
25
Sep
2013
Lucian Daniliuc

Welcome on the team, Ciprian!

Ciprian Irimies is the emissary of creativity, and we’re proud to have him on our team. And he’s up to something: an awesome rebranding of our whole visuals, a new identity that better reflects what we’re all about and what have we set out to do… continue reading

The-Truly-Awesome-Uptime-Monitoring-Mobile-App
15
Aug
2013
Lucian Daniliuc

The Truly Awesome Uptime Monitoring Mobile App

Truly awesome products and services come by when they don’t just fulfill  some purpose that their creator sought after, but after they prove their usefulness, several times. It’s all about that moment when you wish you had something or could do something. Easily. Here’s a… continue reading

Custom-alerts-via-our-HTTP-POST-alert-API
14
Jun
2013
Lucian Daniliuc

Custom alerts via our HTTP POST alert API

Want to start a siren or open a door when your main website goes down? No problem, Monitive allows you to add HTTP POST contacts that are automatically called whenever an outage occurs. Along with the usual SMS / email / Twitter DM or not.… continue reading

Update-new-SMS-gateway-better-messaging
17
Mar
2013
Lucian Daniliuc

Update: new SMS gateway, better messaging

Reliability being our main focus, we contracted a new SMS sender called AMD Telecom. These guys take SMS delivery serious and even got offended when I asked if they take deliverability seriously. AMD Telecom connects and offers business intelligence to the Mobile Network Operators and… continue reading

Welcome-aboard-Janice
02
Feb
2013
Lucian Daniliuc

Welcome aboard, Janice!

Monitive’s team just got bigger! Starting this week, Janice is our Marketing Specialist, so her job is to make sure that lots and lots of site owners and system engineers hear about our great service. And considering that there are roughly 200 million active websites… continue reading

Give-your-team-members-access
24
Dec
2012
Lucian Daniliuc

Give your team members access

Service uptime is usually a topic concerning more than just one team member. Yes, it’s Christmas eve, but starting today you can add as many users you’d like to your account, with read-only access or read-write to specific monitors that you choose. They will then… continue reading

SSL-Certificate-Expiration-Monitoring
22
Dec
2012
Lucian Daniliuc

SSL Certificate Expiration Monitoring

Monitive is all about its users, so here we are. We listened and we rolled out our new feature: SSL Certificate Expiration Monitoring. Now, for all the HTTPS sites you’re monitoring for uptime, we’re also checking for certificate expiration. Because there’s no worst news for… continue reading

Advanced-escalation-alerting-with-PagerDuty
19
Nov
2012
Lucian Daniliuc

Advanced escalation & alerting with PagerDuty

We’ve integrated Monitive with PagerDuty. PagerDuty is a service that handles all the alerting and escalation service that “alerts the right person, every time”. In just a few words, PagerDuty provides SaaS IT on-call schedule management, alerting and incident tracking, including: Add scheduling to existing… continue reading