Server Monitoring with SMS Alerts - Top Ten Providers
Posted by David Alley on Thursday, 14 June 2012
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