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Dropping SSL 3.0 Support for Monitors

You’ll remember that SSL 3.0 is no longer secure since October 2014 with the discovery of Poodle attack. And, it is also disabled by default on all popular browsers. On the other hand, there are still a small number of websites that support SSL 3.0 (which must definitely be disabled). Starting tomorrow (6 April 2016), we’ll also be […]

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New Feature – Maintenance Windows (for the Pro Plan)

We all want our websites/servers to be “up” all the time and take multiple actions to increase uptime. Yet, not all sites/servers are built for 100% uptime. Some have various tasks that cause downtime like: backups batch jobs restarts upgrades etc. Uptime Robot now has a new feature (for the Pro Plan) to handle such one-time or […]

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New Feature: The “TV Mode”

If you are a business or freelancer with lots of monitors where getting the up/down notifications is not enough and want to keep an eye on the snapshot of the statuses of all monitors regularly, here is a new feature: TV Mode It is simply a focused view of the dashboard where only: the number of […]

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New IPs For Monitoring (Have a Firewall? Make Sure You Whitelist Them..)

In addition to the IPs being currently used, we’ll be starting to use (effective by 2015-10-12) a set of new IPs parallel to the new machines to be joined to the system. Here they are: IP Block: 69.162.124.224/28 Or, the IPs that will be used: 69.162.124.226 – engine5.uptimerobot.com 69.162.124.227 – engine6.uptimerobot.com 69.162.124.228 – engine7.uptimerobot.com 69.162.124.229 – engine8.uptimerobot.com 69.162.124.230 – engine9.uptimerobot.com 69.162.124.231 – […]

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POST Support For Web-Hook Alert Contacts – Now Available

For any user willing to customize the notifications or integrate them into their own apps (or 3rd party apps), web-hook alert contacts is one of the best options. Yet, it was only supporting GET requests and POST support was frequently requested. And, here it comes. It is now possible to receive the web-hook requests as POST […]

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New Features for the API

We have added few new features to the API which may look tiny, yet, can be handy for anyone integrating with the API. Here they are Search This (search) is a new parameter for the getMonitors method for filtering the responses with a given keyword (that will be searched in the monitorURL and monitorFriendlyName). Getting […]

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Integration with StatusCast for Status Pages

We are planning to add “public status pages” as a built-in feature to Uptime Robot. Yet, there are services which are specialized in this area, offering advanced features and already work with Uptime Robot. We’re happy to announce the completion of our integration with one of them: StatusCast. This will allow Uptime Robot customers to create their […]

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New Feature – Advanced Notification Options (for the Pro Plan)

Uptime Robot offers many ways to get notifications: e-mail, SMS, push messages, web-hooks, 3rd party integrations and more.. And, it delivers a “down message” once a monitor is down and an “up message” once it is back up. The advanced notification options For the Pro Plan, it is now possible to: get a “down notification” only […]

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New Feature “Resetting Stats of a Monitor”

The past stats and events related to a monitor is pretty important to analyze its performance within time. Uptime Robot keeps events back to: 2 months for Free Plan 1 year for Pro Plan and response times back to: 24 hours for Free Plan 1 year for Pro Plan However, there can be times where a monitor may […]

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Introducing “Uptime Robot Pro” (for 1-minute checks and/or more monitors)

Uptime Robot, a project that have started out of curiosity 5+ years ago, has now grown so much. Since the last year, we are a full-time team working on it, providing fast support and trying very hard to keep the service simple, solid and modern. In order to guarantee its future and keep offering a […]