- Ping Locations
Benefits of Multiple Ping Locations
Choosing multiple ping locations is essential for accurate monitoring of your website or web service. By selecting various regions, you can ensure that your website is accessible and performing well for users worldwide. Some of the key benefits include:
- Accurate downtime alerts: Multiple ping locations help reduce the chances of false downtime alerts due to local network issues or temporary outages in a specific area.
- Improved performance monitoring: Monitoring your website from different locations allows you to identify any regional performance issues, such as slow loading times or connectivity problems.
- Global availability: Ensuring your website is accessible from various regions helps you maintain a strong online presence and caters to your international user base.
Number of Ping Locations
The number of ping locations for monitoring your website depends on your subscription plan. The available options range from 3 to 10 or more, allowing you to choose the best combination of locations for your needs. Upgrading your plan provides access to more regions, giving you better control over your monitoring strategy.
Changing Ping Locations
To change the Ping Locations for a monitor, follow these steps:
- Go to Monitors from the left sidebar.
- Select the monitor you want to modify.
- Under the 'Ping server locations:' section, choose the desired regions for monitoring.
If you reach the limit of Ping Locations based on your subscription plan, you will be notified. You can either remove some selected regions or upgrade your plan to select more regions.