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  1. Public status page with several checks

    A status page with several checks, showing daily/weekly/monthly stats for all of them.

    175 votes
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      13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      This is still planned but in the meanwhile we released read-only API key, which allows you to build truly custom status page or dashboard in javascript by calling our API directly. I thought you might be interested to know that ;)

    • Team accounts

      Teams aka multiple users per account

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        under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Telegram Bot

        It would be nice if updown.io could send a Telegram message if somethings goes down/up

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          planned  ·  6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Log of uptime/downtime

            Maybe I overlooked it, but is there a log of the incidents available? Simply a text list of the times when a website went down, and when it was up again.

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              5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Indeed this is not currently possible, there’s just the 6 months view with downtime duration per day and 24h timeline with detailed downtimes. But this is planned, I’m currently working on adding detailed failing requests to downtimes email and will later add a downtime history on the status page.

            • Longer History

              Longer history than 30 days would be excellent for troubleshooting performance issues.

              41 votes
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              • Widget and badge status

                Status pages are really good, but it's sometimes simpler to have a widget to integrate into another site.
                (badges are also very cool ;))

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                  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Yes actually there is an integration with http://shields.io/ planned to provide standard badges to everyone. We probably won’t do any widget though, it’s hard to do one that will look good on most websites. We’ll release read-only API keys in January though, that will allow building highly customizable status page / widget directly in javascript.

                • API for pushover.net integration

                  I use pushover.net for all of my lightweight notifications - it's simple, reliable, cheap and very good so fits well with updown.io :)

                  At its simplest, integration takes the form of an API call with a couple of tokens and a customised message.

                  https://pushover.net/faq#technical-ips

                  37 votes
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                  • Grouping checks

                    Ability to create group for gathering checks

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                    • Periodic task (cron) monitoring

                      Ability to monitor periodic tasks with a simple HTTP call (like https://deadmanssnitch.com/ or http://probyapp.com/)

                      ex: curl https://updn.io/9jNKL24

                      36 votes
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                      • Allow maintance window for planned IT jobs

                        Allow maintenance window for planned IT job (server down)

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                        • OpsGenie integration

                          It would be great to have integration with OpsGenie. This would enable escalation of alerts and use their service to send the alert to the on-call colleague.

                          30 votes
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                            planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 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/

                            28 votes
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                            • Monthly reports

                              Monthly reports

                              19 votes
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                                under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Hipchat integration

                                I like the slack integration but my team is using hipchat.
                                I'd like to see the same integration with this tool.

                                16 votes
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                                • Let customers subscribe to status page

                                  Let people subscribe to my status page via email

                                  16 votes
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                                  • Bulk add domains

                                    Bulk add domains

                                    15 votes
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                                    • Add phone number to SMS to exclude from Do not Disturb mode

                                      Add phone number to SMS to exclude from Do not Disturb mode. During the night my iPhone is within "DND" mode and the updown.io service does not send a phone number. I am not able to exclude the messages from the DND mode because I need to create a contact for this which is not possible because there is no phone number

                                      13 votes
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                                      • Integrates with statuspage.io

                                        Provides integration with statuspage.io, so your status page is updated automatically when updown detects an issue.

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                                        • Integration with Geckoboard

                                          Geckboard is a popular system to display a variety of metrics via a dashboard for the room. I understand this can probably be done with the API, but if you did a direct integration with them I'm sure you'd see your sign-ups increase since you'd be on their integration list.

                                          Just my 2 cents worth. :)

                                          12 votes
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