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Thoughts and insights on modern monitoring solutions and reliable IT infrastructure

CloudRadar launches free open-source remote management suite for any OS and IoT

CloudRadar has launched a new all-in-one remote management suite. Manage Windows, Linux, desktops and servers, and any IoT device from one central console. Securely log into remote systems behind firewalls and without fixed IP addresses.

April 2, 2021

How to customize your alerting

By default, your CloudRadar account includes pre-configured alerting rules and channels to notify you when you encounter common issues (heartbeat, CPU, disk space, etc).However, you can easily customize the default settings to fit your needs. Here's how to do that.

March 28, 2021

Top 5 Benefits of CloudRadar Server Monitoring for Service Providers

For Service providers, infrastructure monitoring is essential. CloudRadar offers a solution that makes eliminates those headaches and frustrations.

Monitoring Software

March 21, 2021

Top Server Monitoring Trends 2020

The current pandemic is proving to be a watershed moment for IT setups. It has accelerated underlying trends that extend into the field of server monitoring.

Monitoring Software

March 4, 2021

Video: Setting up CloudRadar server monitoring in 4 steps

You can set up CloudRadar in just a few minutes, by adding a host, validating data flow, adding alerting and team members.

Monitoring Tutorials

February 27, 2021

Web-monitoring: Ping vs TCP vs HTTP Checks

CloudRadar supports three types of web-based uptime checks: Ping Checks, TCP Checks, and HTTP Checks. Read more on when and how to apply these checks.

Website Monitoring

February 2, 2021

Monitoring ist kein Beruf

Viele wachsende Unternehmen erfinden immer mehr Rollen und Berufsbezeichnungen. Je größer sie sind, desto mehr Rollen haben sie. So trifft man in den IT-Abteilungen beispielsweise auf

Monitoring Guide

January 26, 2021

Monitoring is not a job

Many growing companies are increasingly inventing roles and job titles. The bigger they are, the more roles they have. This is what you find in the IT departments, for example

Monitoring Guide

January 26, 2021

El monitoreo no es una profesión

Muchas empresas en crecimiento están inventando cada vez más roles y títulos de trabajo. Cuanto más grandes son, más roles tienen. Esto es lo que encuentras en los departamentos de informática, por ejemplo

Monitoring Guide

January 26, 2021

Windows Memory Monitoring demystified

Memory monitoring is critical for business critical servers.

Server Monitoring

January 8, 2021

How to choose the right monitoring solution for any business

But what is the right infrastructure monitoring solution? How do you find the best solution for you?

December 15, 2020

Was ist Monitoring?

Die perfekten IT-Systeme, die zuverlässig und ohne Fehler ihre Dienste tun, gibt es nicht. Ein funktionierendes IT-System ist kein Zustand, sondern ein Prozess, der von Menschen (Administratoren) permanent begleitet werden muss.

Monitoring Guide

November 20, 2020

What is monitoring?

The perfect IT systems that do their services reliably and without errors does not exist. A functioning IT system is not a condition, but a process that needs to be constantly monitored by people (administrators).

Monitoring Guide

November 20, 2020

Three ways to analyse your server monitoring data

Monitoring made easy - analyse assets in three ways and access as much data as you need to at any stage.

Server Monitoring

November 2, 2020

Monitor Website Availability and Uptime with CloudRadar

Uptime can make or break your reputation. Ensure that your websites and hosting providers deliver the best possible experience.

Monitoring Guide

October 16, 2020

SAAS Monitoring vs. On-Premise Monitoring Software

SAAS Monitoring is increasingly becoming the dominant solution in the monitoring space. Here are the pros and cons for both SAAS based and on-premise monitoring.

Monitoring Guide

October 15, 2020

Guide to Server Monitoring Best Practices

Following Server Monitoring best practices gives you insights into your servers' availability, cpu/memory and disk fill status and helps you to quickly identify and prevent critical issues.

Monitoring Guide

October 5, 2020

Press release: German IT-monitoring service launches in SA to help businesses stay online through tough times

CloudRadar is launching its cloud-based IT-monitoring service in South Africa to help ensure IT stability for regional businesses in the face of rapid, pandemic-fuelled digitisation. 

SaaS Monitoring

October 4, 2020

5 tips for setting up successful and dependable IT infrastructure monitoring

Top five tips for dependable IT monitoring: be warned, supervise your backups, monitor your single points of failure, reduce false alerts and monitor from your cusomers' perspective

Cloud Monitoring

August 27, 2020

Network Monitoring Best Practices

Setting up effective network monitoring best practices to help you to keep track of your network devices: routers, switches, load balancers, printers, security cameras and the like.

Monitoring Guide

June 26, 2020

Guide to Website Monitoring Best Practices

Website monitoring can’t prevent your website from going down - but it ensures you’re the first to know. Implementing website monitoring best practices warns you when something is wrong, and supports you in optimising your sites’ performance in the long run.

Monitoring Guide

May 24, 2020

Get started with CloudRadar Monitoring in 5 Minutes

Start monitoring your entire I.T. Infrastructure - your startup guide for your initial CloudRadar setup

Monitoring Guide

April 23, 2020

Windows Server Monitoring - made really easy

Monitoring your Windows servers accurately and reliably does not have to involve the installation of complex software or spending hours configuring tools

Server Monitoring

April 21, 2020

Setting Up Network Monitoring with CloudRadar

Network monitoring in 5 minutes - easy step by step instructions to set up monitoring for your network and network IP devices.

Network Monitoring

February 23, 2020

Setting Up Server Monitoring with CloudRadar

Server Monitoring in 5 minutes - easy step by step instructions to set up monitoring for any of your servers.

Server Monitoring

February 20, 2020

Monitoring Rules: Best practices for setting up alerts

Pre-configured Smart Alerts based on best practices let you start monitoring immediately. The ability to then customise monitoring rules and alerts according to your organisation's unique needs are critical.

Monitoring Guide

February 18, 2020

Linux Servers - memory monitoring demystified

Linux servers have unique performance and usage metrics. What are the critical metrics that should be tracked with monitoring software? Let’s investigate.

Server Monitoring

January 13, 2020

Server Monitoring made radically simple

Cloudradar provides a new, modern take on IT infrastructure monitoring - set up within minutes, easy to handle, yet very powerful. It supports all all operating systems via agent-based and agent-less monitoring.

Server Monitoring

January 4, 2020

Setting up Website Monitoring with CloudRadar

CloudRadar’s Website Monitoring software lets you monitor your website’s availability and uptime - as well as critical content – in 4 lightning fast steps. It is extremely easy to set up so your monitoring will be up and running in minutes.

Website Monitoring

December 11, 2019

Windows Servers - memory monitoring demystified

Having reliable information about the amount of system memory used is vital. As the one responsible for maintaining the systems running the business applications and services you need to monitor their memory consumption constantly. With CloudRadar, you can watch several system metrics - including memory - by installing an agent on your systems.

Server Monitoring

November 27, 2019

Network Monitoring Software Made Radically Simple

The modern, simplified new way of Network and IT infrastructure monitoring. Software set up within minutes and easy to handle, yet extremely powerful.

Network Monitoring

November 21, 2019

Complete IT Infrastructure Monitoring - made easy

Deploying an innovative monitoring solution for the entire IT Infrastructure - fast and easy to handle, yet a complete and powerful tool.

Monitoring Software

October 21, 2019

Uptime Monitoring Explained in 2 minutes

if you want your website to be online 24/7, you need a reliable uptime monitoring solution. CloudRadar allows you to set up uptime monitoring in only a few minutes.

Monitoring Guide

October 9, 2018

Best Website Monitoring Tools

An extensive comparison of the best Website Monitoring tools by features, pricing and setup type.

Website Monitoring

September 14, 2018

The Ultimate List of Top Server Monitoring Tools

Deciding on the best server monitoring solution can be a daunting task. Each setup has specific requirements. This guide brings light into this task.

Server Monitoring

August 18, 2018

Top 12 Advantages of Effective IT Monitoring Software

IT monitoring software can be complex and time intense to install. However, the advantages of improved system reliability and faster issue recovery vastly outweigh the efforts.

Monitoring Software

August 17, 2018

The Ultimate List of Top IT Monitoring Softwares

Picking the best Monitoring Software for your business can be a daunting task. Here is a list of 16 applications to facilitate your decision.

Monitoring Software

August 16, 2018

32 IT Monitoring tips for every business

IT monitoring is a must in today's business environments. Find 32 tips on reliable setup, configuration and potential errors in getting your monitoring running reliably.

Monitoring Software

August 16, 2018

Service Providers: Setting up customer monitoring

Monitoring your customers' infrastructures can benefit you in multiple ways. Knowing first of any issues with their systems strengthens your reputation.

Monitoring Tutorials

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