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  1. Multiple slack integrations (more teams/channels)

    Integration with more than 1 slack team or channel, so I can use one updown account to notify multiple teams for shared servers.

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    • Disable services

      Ability to disable services, so they are not polled, but settings and history is kept.

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        2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 11 votes
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        • Select ping locations

          Ability to choose locations from which checks are performed.

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            • Separate account email and alert email

              Separate account email and alert email

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              • Status page on own domain

                A way to integrate it into my site (similar to statuspage) so I can go to status.mysite.com and see a version of the public status page.

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                • Other types of check: Ping, SSH, DNS, etc.

                  This would allow a more precise monitoring of other pieces of infrastructure.

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                  • Basic webhooks

                    It would be nice to have webhooks. It's quite common to have them in services that emit notifications. It's a great simple way to hook up some third-party services. Since it's a simple URL to "ping" it's not as coupled and hard to do as proper integrations.

                    15 votes
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                    • Public statuspage

                      A public (configurable/branded) overview page. Like statuspage.io, but than the updown.io way :-)

                      Maybe with a cname option?

                      3 votes
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                      • More points of presence

                        It would be good to have more PoPs, especially in regions not yet covered like Asia.

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                        • 3 votes
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                          • Support multiple recipients

                            Would be great to support at least a coma separated list of email.

                            So that I can notify several person, use fallback email, use sms/external notification (flowdock, chat, Nexmo ...), currently this is a bit tricky to use for a team without at least a ML setup. Maybe the first Corporate feature :)

                            1 vote
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                            • Periodic email report

                              Would be nice to have a periodic (weekly / monthly ?) email with uptimes for all websites.

                              6 votes
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                              • Define which errors are real errors

                                In some cases, a 302 might not be an error, so an ability to give a whitelist would be great.

                                3 votes
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                                • Account sharing (company)

                                  A company could create one account and add coworkers to it. People would still authenticate using github or google auth. It may use google apps / github company to automatically create/suggest company accounts.

                                  12 votes
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                                  • Provide online availability reports

                                    A public page showing uptime statistics for a given website.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • 6 votes
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                                      • Show output of requests on status change

                                        I run a distributed app that resolves to several different servers depending on where you request from in the world.

                                        Currently when a server fails updown.io does pickup the outage (great!) but its hard to pin it down to which server it is thats failing. It would be good if updown.io could return some/all of the following:

                                        1) which servers it is actually resolving to
                                        2) out put of the request it did such as
                                        > headers that it got
                                        > what it resolved the website to
                                        > headers that it sent

                                        The output of the command that Updown.io gives…

                                        3 votes
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                                          As I said in my email, we actually already store this and send it to you in the downtime email. There are still some work to do on the display in the UI and integration to Slack alerts for example which will be added in the future.

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