Server Monitoring with SMS Alerts - Top Ten Providers

Here is a list of Companies that offers server monitoring with SMS alerts.  This is particularly useful if you have a server or web hosting business and wish to keep track of your uptime and downtime.  
If you are a regular website owner, you may also wish to use similar services to track website status as compared to the reports given to you by your webhost.
This is a non-exhaustive list of server monitoring services which provide as part of their services sms alerts.  The top ten providers web located are listed along with pricing and other information.
1. Server Density  www.serverdensity.com.  This service starts at $99 per month for an individual and up to $299 per month for a business.
2. Free Site Status www.freesitestatus.com.  This service is pay per use with each sms costing 25c US each.  

3. Pingdom www.pingdom.com.  For a basic service Pingdom will charge $9.95 monthly, for a business service they will charge $39.95 monthly.

4. Uptrends www.uptrends.com

-Professional ($23/month)
-Enterprise ($32/month)
-Insight ($88/month)

5. SiteUptime www.siteuptime.com

Available Monitoring Options
HTTP: Web Server
POP3: Email Server
SMTP: Outgoing Email Server
FTP: File Transfer Protocol
SSL: Secure Socket Layer
DNS: Domain Name Server
Custom TCP Ports
Ping
Web Page Content
HTTP Password Protection

- Premium Plan ($5/month)
- Advanced Plan ($10/month)

6. Server Guard 24 www.serverguard24.com

-Basic Plan ($7.95)
Available Checks:
FTP, HTTP, HTTP Pro, IMAP, PING, POP3, SMTP

-Advanced Plan ($12.95)
Available Checks:
FTP, HTTP, HTTP Pro, IMAP, PING, POP3, SMTP, DNS, HTTPS Pro, Local Check Web, MYSQL, SSH, TCP, TransAct Browser, TransAct Server

-Premium Plan (19.95)
Available Checks:
FTP, HTTP, HTTP Pro, IMAP, PING, POP3, SMTP, DNS, HTTPS Pro, Local Check Web, MYSQL, SSH, TCP, TransAct Browser, TransAct Server, EMAIL, HTTP/S Perf, HTTPS Cert, Local Check, MS SQL, PostGreSQL

7. One Stat www.onestat.com

-Pro ($125/year)
-Premium ($275/year)
-AdWorks ($467/year)
-eBusiness ($560/year)
-Platinum ($1870/year)
-Enterprise ($3400/year)

8. Internet Seer 
-Standard
  60 Minute Checking Free
  30 Minute Checking N/A
  15 Minute Checking N/A
   5 Minute Checking N/A

Monitored Items:
Any HTTP

-Advanced
  60 Minute Checking 
  30 Minute Checking $12.99/mo
  15 Minute Checking $21.99/moN/A
   5 Minute Checking $33.99/mo

Monitored Items:
HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, and More

-Pro
  60 Minute Checking 
  30 Minute Checking $21.99/mo
  15 Minute Checking $29.99/moN/A
   5 Minute Checking $41.99/mo

-Enterprise
  60 Minute Checking 
  30 Minute Checking $33.99/mo
  15 Minute Checking $37.99/moN/A
   5 Minute Checking $49.99/mo

9. Service Uptime www.serviceuptime.com

PORTS MONITORED
Page:	HTML,PHP,ASP,CFM,etc.
Link:	Link Presence
HTTP:	Web Server
HTTPS:	Secure Web Server
FTP:	File Transfer Protocol
POP3:	Email Server
SMTP:	Outgoing Email
IMAP:	Internet Message Access
DNS:	Domain Name System
MySQL: MySQL Databases
SSL:	Secure Socket Layer
TCP:	Custom Ports
Ping... many more »

-Premium Standard ($4.95)
-Premium Advanced ($9.95)
-Premium Professional ($52.5)

10. Dotcom-Monitor www.dotcom-monitor.com

-ServerView Monitoring ($9.99/month)
-MetricsView Monitoring ($9.99/month)
-LoadView Monitoring ($10/test)
-UserView Monitoring

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