LinuxPR: Rackspace to Offer Advanced Server Monitoring Solution to Web Hosting Customers
Aug 23, 2000, 22:38 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"New RackWatch Service is Defense Against Downtime."
"Rackspace Managed Hosting, a leading provider of managed
Internet hosting services, today announced the launch of RackWatch,
a proprietary, centralized port monitoring solution that can
monitor up to 12 ports on customers' servers. Monitoring ensures
that all mission critical services are continuously up and
"RackWatch is offered as a value-added service to Rackspace
customers and can be configured to test different server ports at
regular intervals and alert customers to any failure to respond.
This enables Rackspace customers to monitor both primary services
such as HTTP, FTP and DNS, and secondary services such as SMTP,
POP3 and HTTPS. RackWatch supports all server platforms, is
non-intrusive and can installed on any server with no