What is Pingdom?
Pingdom is an uptime monitoring service. When problems happen with a site that Pingdom monitors, it immediately alerts the owner so the problem can be taken care of.
Pingdom is a tool in the Website Monitoring category of a tech stack.
Who uses Pingdom?
1055 companies reportedly use Pingdom in their tech stacks, including Pinterest, Shopify, and Spotify.
1310 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Pingdom.
CloudFlare, Datadog, PagerDuty, StatusPage.io, and Zulip are some of the popular tools that integrate with Pingdom. Here's a list of all 33 tools that integrate with Pingdom.
Pros of Pingdom
Simple and reliable
Monitoring your websites
Easy to use dashboard
Email, text & twitter alerts
Root Cause Analysis
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- Uptime & Response time reports
- Multi-step transaction monitoring
- Email, text & twitter alerts
- Multiple check locations
- Root cause analysis
- Public and email reports
- Monitor that your websites and servers are working- Pingdom tests your websites and other infrastructure components as often as every minute to make sure it is all up and running.
- Be the first to know if something breaks- When an error occurs, you can get alerted via email, text (SMS), Twitter, or a mobile notification to your Android and iOS device.
- Easily spot trends in your performance- The results of all tests that we perform are saved, and we use that data to create graphs of your site's historical uptime and performance.
- When it breaks, find out why- If an issue occurs with one of your sites, we use additional tests such as a traceroute to help you find out where the problem is.
- Identify broken and slow website interactions- Monitor parts of a website like the login, search, check out, or other user interactions that are important to you.
- Use it wherever you are- You can use our mobile apps for Android and iOS to view report data and the current status of your sites while on the go.
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