When you run an online business, you want to be sure that it stays online. So there is no better way than to set up a monitoring service. You can choose different protocols and methods of monitoring. One of the most common ones is TCP Monitoring.
Why should you monitor your server?
The main reason why you should monitor your server is to be sure that it is online.
It is not uncommon to have different problems like incorrect settings, DDoS attacks, hardware malfunction, and more, and experience downtime (offline time). Unfortunately, if you don’t have an active monitoring system, you won’t get any notification when downtime happens.
During the downtime, your clients won’t be able to use your site, application, or service, which can lead to losses and a damaged reputation.(more…)