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Novosibirsk, Novosibirsk, Russia, 2013/06/18 - Now web site and web application administrators can monitor virtually any web resource using Web Transaction monitor add-on for IPHost Network Monitor.
IPHostMonitor Inc., the developer of reliable monitoring tools, announces a new release of IPHost Network Monitor, a robust server and network monitoring software designed for uptime and performance monitoring of e-commerce websites and intranet web applications, various servers, network services and equipment.
This release introduces support of a new engine for recording and monitoring based on Microsoft Internet Explorer browser in Web Transaction Monitor. Now IPHost Network Monitor users can monitor websites and web applications designed to use any nowadays' web technology. In this release included advanced step by step replay and functionality that facilitates web transaction editing and maintenance.
This release also brings improvements to conventional one-request web monitor: now tool supports Icecast and SHOUTcast protocols plus "User Agent" header can be set for browser simulation.
Web application uptime and performance monitoring is an essential task for each business that relies on web applications in its everyday activity. Website performance and availability is a crucial component of business success for Internet companies. Poor page load time leads to site visitor’s inadequate experience, which means loss of sales for an e-commerce site or a waste of resources for corporate productivity web applications. Even a small outage can result in substantial losses so businesses should do their best to avoid outages or to minimize negative impacts by a timely reaction to problems.
Web Transaction Monitor is designed for end-to-end monitoring of web based applications. The tool simulates the steps of real user activity so it is able to monitor what’s up with the real user experience of an online shop or enterprise web application. Typical web transactions are checkout process for e-commerce site, user login and search function usage for productivity web application and so on. The tool notifies persons concerned (by email, SMS, instant messenger) if performance becomes unacceptable or downtime occurs. The browser-based recorder allows creating monitor by simply navigating through the web pages which use the functionality that should be monitored.
Web Transaction Monitor is available as an add-on for IPHost Network Monitor and priced at $199 for 5-monitor packs, the option with an unlimited number of WTM monitors is priced at $499.
About IPHost Network Monitor
IPHost Network Monitor (iphostmonitor.com) helps network and server administrators ensure operability and performance of local and wide area network resources. The Remote Network Agent feature allows administrators to monitor all types of resources supported by IPHost Network Monitor just as if they were located in the network of main installation.
In case of performance bottlenecks or downtimes, IPHost Network Monitor alerts administrators by means of one or more notification methods, and can attempt to automatically resolve the issue by executing pre-defined script or binary on the affected server. The tool can send an email or a text message (SMS) on a mobile phone, or post an instant notification to ICQ, Jabber, or AOL IM messengers.
Pricing and Availability
Prices start from $199 for the Basic edition with 100 monitors to $1499 for the Enterprise edition with an unlimited number of monitors. The Remote Network Agents functionality is available in Professional 1000 and Enterprise editions.
30-day trial version of IPHost Network Monitor is available and can be freely downloaded from the product website.