Articles published November, 2012

Google.ro-and-PayPal.ro-hacked-by-Algerian-Hacker
28
Nov
2012
DevOps

Google.ro and PayPal.ro hacked by Algerian Hacker?

UPDATE: PayPal.ro’s nameserver’s point to some 3rd party hosting company in Netherlands… host -t ns paypal.ro paypal.ro name server ns1.joomlapartner.nl. paypal.ro name server ns2.joomlapartner.nl. Just a few moments ago, Google Romania has been hacked by an Algerian Hacker, having the following page displayed instead of… continue reading

AdWords will still charge you if your site is down
26
Nov
2012
Marketing

AdWords will still charge you if your site is…

Given the level of internet connectivity today, it has become very crucial for businesses to have a¬†prominent online presence in order to be prosperous. This reason for this is that a vast majority of¬†consumers use the internet for everything, whether it’s to entertain themselves, keep… continue reading

Internet of Things & Uptime Monitoring
21
Nov
2012
Smarter

Internet of Things & Uptime Monitoring

The prevalence of technology in our lives in today’s world is staggering. And between computers,¬†tablets and smartphones, the level of connectivity to the internet that stems from this prevalence is¬†nigh on unprecedented. People these days use the internet for everything: from keeping in touch with¬†their… continue reading

Advanced-escalation-alerting-with-PagerDuty
19
Nov
2012
Updates

Advanced escalation & alerting with PagerDuty

We’ve integrated Monitive with PagerDuty. PagerDuty is a service that handles all the alerting and escalation service that “alerts the right person, every time”. In just a few words, PagerDuty provides SaaS IT on-call schedule management, alerting and incident tracking, including: Add scheduling to existing… continue reading

Why Downtime Kills Your SEO strategy
16
Nov
2012
Marketing

Why Downtime Kills Your SEO strategy

In today‚Äôs world of electronic connectivity, a vast majority of consumers conduct their matters through the internet. This has caused businesses to compete amongst themselves in their effort to vie for a prominent, ideal online presence. A huge part of doing this is to pursue… continue reading

SendGrid-Email-Dispatcher
14
Nov
2012
Updates

SendGrid Email Dispatcher

As a reliable uptime monitoring service, our main job is to ensure that everything works flawless, as not delivering a down alert to our customers could cost them money. They have to react fast, and this is what many other monitoring services (especially the free… continue reading

Practical advice for those wishing to comply with the EU Cookie directive
12
Nov
2012
DevOps

Practical advice for those wishing to comply with the…

Cookies are little files that usually contain various series of numbers and letters. These files are automatically downloaded to a person’s computer when they log on to certain websites. This is done in order to facilitate users of that site, allowing them to simply access… continue reading

Weekend WebOps #1
10
Nov
2012
DevOps

Weekend WebOps #1

Every weekend, when all the work has been done, all the systems are running smooth and we have a breather, it’s the perfect time to go over those interesting articles that we’ve stumbled upon over the week. They all get bookmarked so we can read… continue reading

Hurricane Sandy and Website Redundancy
09
Nov
2012
Smarter

Hurricane Sandy and Website Redundancy

In today’s world, it is absolutely essential for a business to have a strong online presence in order to be successful. This is because consumers these days use the internet for everything from keeping in touch with their friends on a daily basis to buying… continue reading