Synthetic monitoring: The road from 2020 to 2021

With the pandemic and the new challenges it posed, it's safe to say we all felt like 2020 was a tumultuous year. In spite of the losses and hurdles we've faced, the resilience of humankind is helping us adapt and keep moving forward. At Zoho, we've adapted, too, and have switched to working remotely to ensure smooth transaction of our service...

Multi-cloud monitoring: A quick recap


The year 2020 was a tough one and tested the grit and resilience of the human race. Organizations across the globe had to prioritize the safety of employees, customers, and associates. The rapid response to COVID-19 has enabled millions to work remotely because of advanced cloud computing technologies supplied through public cloud ser...

APM Insight and Real User Monitoring: Year in review

2020 was a whirlwind of a year that took all of us by surprise. As we transitioned to working from home and virtual meetings, we reorganized our priorities, listened to your feedback and requirements, and worked around the clock to deliver a hassle-free monitoring experience.

Here's a quick recap of the features we rolled out last year,...

Infrastructure Monitoring: A look back and the way forward

2020 has definitely been new, different, strange, unpredictable, and more. With new normal becoming a buzzword, adapting and surviving through these challenging times has been quite a task. We, at Site24x7, prioritized the safety of our employees, their families, and all our customers and business associates at the outbreak of the coronavirus...

Revisiting 2020, the year of the new normal

Compared to other years, 2020 has been a lot different in every single aspect; from how we all interacted to how we operated, everything changed. It was the year where the adjective "unprecedented" was overused.

As the world embraced remote work policies, the only thing that remained unchanged was the fact that we operated uninterrupted...

Monitor VPNs—The secure gateway to your networks

While SaaS has made digital transformation a cakewalk, the virtual private network (VPN) takes credit when it comes to remote work. A lot of enterprises, as well as small and medium-sized businesses, continue their seamless operations remotely and securely through their VPN. 

VPNs enable private networks to communicate with the compute ...

Load average: What is it, and what's the best load average for your Linux servers?

If you're using a Linux server, you're probably familiar with the term load average/system load. Measuring the load average is critical to understanding how your servers are performing; if overloaded, you need to kill or optimize the processes consuming high amounts of resources, or provide more resources to balance the workload. 

But h...

Analyze root cause of a downtime with Site24x7 RCA report

Site24x7's Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Report offers valuable insights on the various issues in your IT infrastructure. In this post, we will see how to interpret an RCA report and how to put RCA to optimal use in identifying and addressing performance and network issues.


DNS Lookup - Free online tool to look up DNS records

Author: Arun

Last week, when we had discussed the DNS Server Monitors feature, we had also mentioned about the DNS Lookup tool. Now here are some frequently asked queries about this tool along with their answers.

Sending SMS alerts with Site24x7

Author: Arun

You already know Site24x7 can send you SMS alerts whenever your website runs into any problem. Now here is a step-by-step guide to set up SMS alerts within Site24x7. Step A: Add SMS contact