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Pingdom vs Uptrends: What are the differences?

What is Pingdom? Uptime and performance monitoring made easy. Pingdom is an uptime monitoring service. When problems happen with a site that Pingdom monitors, it immediately alerts the owner so the problem can be taken care of.

What is Uptrends? Monitoring tool for uptime, performance, and functionality of your services. Monitoring tool to stay in control of the uptime, performance, and functionality of your websites, APIs, and servers.

Pingdom belongs to "Website Monitoring" category of the tech stack, while Uptrends can be primarily classified under "Performance Monitoring".

Some of the features offered by Pingdom are:

  • Uptime & Response time reports
  • Multi-step transaction monitoring
  • Email, text & twitter alerts

On the other hand, Uptrends provides the following key features:

  • Website Monitoring
  • Synthetic Monitoring
  • Web Application Monitoring
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Pros of Pingdom
Pros of Uptrends
  • 224
    Simple and reliable
  • 103
    Monitoring your websites
  • 75
    Easy to use dashboard
  • 65
    Email, text & twitter alerts
  • 43
    Free tier
  • 23
    Performance data
  • 14
    Detailed Reports
  • 11
    Email Reports
  • 9
    Mobile App
  • 9
    Root Cause Analysis
  • 1
    30-day risk free trial
  • 1
    Easy setup
  • 1
    IOS app
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    Cons of Pingdom
    Cons of Uptrends
    • 3
      UI is incredibly complicated
    • 3
      Expensive
    • 2
      Hard to set up alerts properly
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      What is Pingdom?

      Pingdom is an uptime monitoring service. When problems happen with a site that Pingdom monitors, it immediately alerts the owner so the problem can be taken care of.

      What is Uptrends?

      It is the ultimate monitoring tool to stay in control of the uptime, performance, and functionality of your websites, APIs, and servers.

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