Monitor Scout Review
ProsMonitor Scout is an ambitious uptime monitor that can monitor many aspects of web hosting
ConsThe user interface is really hard to use. It takes a while to get used to.
Bottom LineDon't count on moving to Monitor Scout yet. Most of their software is still in beta. They are not quite ready to be used professionally.
Uptime Monitoring Plan Features
- SMS (Mobile Phone)
- Emailed Summary Reports
- Online Graphical Reports
- Online Summary Reports
- Weekly Summary Reports
- Monthly Summary Reports
- Up Alert
- Down Alert
- HTTP Sensor
- TCP Sensor
- Ping Sensor
- UDP Sensor
- Over 50 different checks
- Server Health monitoring
- To-the-minute monitoring internals
- Email and SMS notifications
- Technical support
An extensive set of monitoring options are available through Monitor Scout. They have advanced and basic monitoring for websites, servers and applications.
About Monitor Scout
Monitor Scout is a website monitoring service based in Sweden. They handle all of the essential website monitoring services like website, server, network and application monitoring. If there is any delay in response time or loss of uptime their notification system will inform you via Email and SMS Text.
Monitor Scout Company Facts:
- Founded by Johan Hedlund in 2011
- Located in Karlstad, Sweden
- 15 External monitoring locations worldwide
- Monitor Scout’s team has over 15 years in web hosting experience
Monitor Scout Features & Plans:
- Expert Monitoring - $20/Month
Monitor Scout Technical Features:
Email/SMS Notifications, 50 different checks for both Linux and Windows, Server Health (RAM, CPU, HDD, etc...), Custom check intervals, Users and groups, Uptime reports, Script repository, Worldwide monitoring network, Application monitoring, Latency reports (Response time monitoring).
Monitor Scout Support:
- Phone Support: No
- Email Support: Yes
- Ticket System: Yes
- Live Support Chat: No
- Support Forums: No
- FAQ & Knowledge base: Yes