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  1. Time to first response

    On the dashboard it would be nice to see the timing to the first response

    6 votes
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    • Group identical domain suffixes when ordering lexically

      Right now I have about 20 subdomains across 3 top-level domains.

      The current "domain-suffix-oblivious" lexical ordering is kind of a mess.

      I really wish all my "hexstreamsoft.com" subdomains were grouped together, and same thing for my "hexstream.net" and "hexstream.xyz" subdomains separately. Right now those are all "randomly" jumbled up together based on the lexical order of their lowest subdomain components.

      3 votes
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      • Add support for Google Chat incoming webhooks

        We would love to be able to post alerts to Google Chat using the incoming webhooks (cf. https://developers.google.com/hangouts/chat/how-tos/webhooks). A similar integration to the one already existing for Slack would be wonderful!

        12 votes
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        • Custom CSS for Public Status Pagess

          It would be nice to have either page specific or account wide custom stylesheet applied to the public status pages. Specifically, I'd use it to draw more attention to the translation dropdown and to eliminate some whitespace.

          4 votes
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          • GZIP support

            Validate strings on compressed (GZIPped) pages.

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            • Alert if SSL certificate is revoked

              At the moment a revoked certificate will show an error on browsers, but will show as "up" by updown.io

              I was affected by the following, and didn't receive any notification when the site was inaccessible
              https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/03/23000-https-certificates-axed-after-ceo-e-mails-private-keys/

              25 votes
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              • 10 votes
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                • Make detailed pricing information publicly available (without registering and logging in)

                  updown.io is STUPENDOUSLY inexpensive compared to most other uptime monitoring solutions available today. This is obviously one of your strongest selling points.

                  So, "hiding" detailed pricing information on the logged-in-users-only page https://updown.io/credits/buy seems counter-productive. I was especially surprised by the big discounts given when buying credits in bulk. It seems to me that a version of this page (or equivalent information) should be made available for everyone, even if they haven't signed up for the service yet or are currently logged out. (This would make it easier for fans to share this information with friends or other prospective users, as…

                  3 votes
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                  • Better expired SSL certificate notifications

                    Notifications about expired certificates can be improved (made more noticable) in 2 ways:
                    1. Display expired certificates as downtime (or use some other highlighting) in weekly reports (and other periodic reports).
                    2. Send repeated notifications for expired certificates (as it is done for downtime).

                    4 votes
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                    • Add button to fire example webhook to added webhook URL

                      Pretty simple, when you add a webhook there should be a "test" button which fires an example event to the webhook URL so the user can test it to ensure it works.

                      7 votes
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                      • IP address change

                        IP address change

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                          1 comment  ·  Admin →
                        • Nothing!

                          Do not give in to feature creep :-)

                          11 votes
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                          • 7 votes
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                            • Multiple email addresses for the weekly report

                              I'd like to be able to enter multiple email addresses for the weekly report. For example, certain department managers would like to receive a weekly report of the checks, but not be disturbed every time a check goes up or down.

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                              • Set lower bound % for uptime per project

                                Let us decide what the lower bound of the uptime % needs to be for the check to be green. No SLA has a 100% uptime guarantee.

                                9 votes
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                                • Allow maintance window for planned IT jobs

                                  Allow maintenance window for planned IT job (server down)

                                  32 votes
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                                  • More heck periods: 2h and 4h

                                    More check intervals: 2h, 4h.

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Send webhook-event when website is removed

                                      It sometimes occurs that a website which is no longer hosted by us goes down and has not (yet) been removed from updown.io. When we see a notification about such a website, it is usually removed from updown.io so it is no longer checked.

                                      Once it goes down, a webhook is sent and a monitoring-system alerts us of this error. If the website is removed from updown.io, there is no event to notifiy our system of this change, so the error persists.

                                      It would be great if the deletion of a website sends a webhook so your custom system could…

                                      4 votes
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                                      • Microsoft Teams integration.

                                        Please add support for posting status to multiple Microsoft Teams channels, similar to what exists for Slack.

                                        1 vote
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                                        • Additional servers esp. UK

                                          The current 8 servers available are reasonably spread out, but it would be really great to include a UK server so I can see the experience of my UK audience.

                                          I would also note that visitors from the middle-East and Africa don't get a look-in: perhaps something in Israel?

                                          5 votes
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