Site 24x7 offers a comprehensive collection of server and website monitoring tools. Users can keep track of site performance and much more through the application’s “global perspective” approach. The user can monitor their website uptime to make sure their content remains available to all visitors. Servers from more than 25 different geographical locations can be monitored. Site 24x7 also provides a number of website performance monitoring tools that show the user how well their search engine optimization tools are working and come up with ways to improve the visitor’s experience. The application generates monitoring reports so the user can obtain the data in a way that is easy to read. Along with websites, users can also monitor web based applications, business transactions and DNS servers. Site 24x7 sends notifications as soon as a problem is identified. The user can also set custom rules for their service level agreements and keep track of user compliance. Mail server monitoring is included as well as mobile access. Site 24x7’s client list includes a number of widely recognized brands, such as Michelin, HP, Ericsson, Intel, Reader’s Digest and Symbian.Show more screenshots »
Site 24x7 was founded in 2006 to provide users with an all-encompassing way to monitor websites, servers and website applications. The application belongs to the Zoho collection of web based applications. Although Site 24x7 deviates from other Zoho products, it maintains the same goal of providing convenient webs services for individuals and businesses.
Site 24x7 offers many services in one nice package. This is what makes the application so appealing to many users. Users can oversee servers, websites and web applications to keep a close watch on performance, compliance and overall statistics. The application generates organized reports so the user can review the data and make changes to improve their service, product or brand.
Site 24x7 uses a bright green and orange color scheme set against a white background that seems to anchor it in the realm of professional despite the bright color choices. Unlike other Zoho products, Site 24x7 uses a unique design. The layout is well organized and clean so the user can quickly learn how to navigate to each tool and review charts generated by the application. Although the user will not find many flashy graphics or sleek design elements, they will find an interface that is manageable and comes with a healthy dose of colorful personality.
Site 24x7 provides the user with three plan options that vary depending on how many websites are monitored. The free account includes two monitors. The Professional account option includes unlimited monitors starting at around$1 per monitor for 60 minute updates or longer. Web application monitors are available starting at around $2 per application as well as web server monitors starting at around $1 per monitor. SSL certificate monitoring costs around $1 with volume discounts available. The Enterprise account includes up to six monitoring locations for around $24. Web application monitoring is available for around $60 for 10 steps or around $95 for 50 steps. The Enterprise account includes five free sub users. Additional users can be added for around $2 each.
Site24x7.com is a helpful tool for anyone who needs to monitor a website, application or server. The three membership plans allow the user to choose a price based on how many monitoring services they truly need. The application is geared more towards professional and business users, although individual website owners may find the free account appealing.