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How to Monitor an Anycast Service

Website developers and admins in today’s ever expanding web have a number of solutions to handle high availability, failover, and performance. One of those solutions is called Anycast; Anycast is a routing scheme which you can use to deal with the challenges of serving a global audience. By using a routing scheme like Anycast, you […]

Holiday Performance Infographic

Online sales during the 2015 Holiday season are expected to sky rocket with a 38% increase compared to 2014. Panopta has been monitoring the web’s top ECommerce sites since 2011 and we’ve captured an immense amount of interesting data. The below infographic takes the mountain of data on which we’re sitting and merges it with […]

Slow is the New Down: The Panopta Performance Index

For the last few years, we’ve been monitoring the top E-commerce websites and publishing their uptime during the holiday season in our Holiday Availability Index. As a consumer, it can get especially frustrating during this time of year when you’re trying to shop for last minute gifts and a site is unresponsive or slow. Today, […]

Feature Spotlight: Advanced Notifications

There’s a lot that sets Panopta apart. From our promise to eliminate false notifications to our ability to scale with your business, there are many features that push Panopta ahead of our competitors. One of the features that we’re especially proud of is our robust notification system. It’s one of the cornerstones of the Panopta […]

Top 4 Myths about Monitoring Uptime

Myth #1: A free monitoring option is the best choice You know the old adage, “you get what you pay for?” Well, it’s true. While it may be tempting to set up a free service to monitor your websites and services, in the end, you’re better off spending the small, monthly investment on a paid […]

New Integration: StatusCast, the Application Status Page Tool

We are excited to announce Panopta now integrates with the application status page tool StatusCast. This integration will allow customers of both companies to easily: Automatically push alerts from Panopta’s notification engine to your StatusCast page* Provide end-users with subscription options for alerts and updates Track and show the history of uptime for your application […]