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[Discuss] site monitoring suggestions?


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On Sat, Dec 19, 2015 at 3:40 PM, Eric Chadbourne <eric.chadbourne at
> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I have to watch a website.  If it goes down I need to know.  Pure Windows
> environment.  Hosted locally.  In heavy use globally.  If it goes down I
> need to know.  I understand "goes down" needs to be defined better as well
> as "need to know".  I don't care about bandwidth stats.  Only if it is not
> reachable.  We collect stats in other ways.
> Any suggestions for third party monitoring software?  I'm tempted to just
> spin up a hosted vm and write my own...
> Thanks,
> Eric
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