A thing for making sure stuff is up.
Watches a few sites with timed pings, listening for errors or unresponsiveness. Sends emails when those happen.
Deployment to Nodejitsu
Since this is just a simple node app, it easily deploys to nodejitsu. For now, there are no database dependencies, so the only required account is SendGrid (or any other service that works with node-mailer).
config.prod.js and update your
credentials for nodemailer and the urls you'd like to monitor. Then run
Follow along with the prompts and in a few minutes you'll have your own deploy!
- Twilio / SMS integration
- Database backed history / analytics / user admin
- Better emails for extended downtime
- Related Service monitoring (Heroku, etc)