Monitor & Failover servers & apps automatically

A critical component to your Business Continuity plan.  Deliver a higher quality of service with more uptime by detecting issues and failing over to a backup

DNS Failover

When you absolutely, positively have to be up and running our DNS Failover can add yet another level of redundancy.  Tightly integrated into our netmon server monitoring, our DNS failover automatically updates your DNS upon a failure detection.

  • Highly adjustable DNS Failover offers Failover and Failback options
  • Failover in a little as 60 seconds for mission critical apps/servers
  • Low TTL means instant DNS Propagation and Failover
  • 19+ Methods of detection include HTTP/S, SSH, SIP Options, PING & more
  • Failover CNAMES, A-Records and even add/remove servers from pools

CloudfloorDNS Failover

Did you know you don’t have to move your DNS to us to use Failover?  Ask us about CNAME Failover – it’s low cost and very easy to setup!

DNS Failover

Netmon Server Monitoring

Netmon Server monitoring allows you to monitoring you server at certain intervals to notify you and invoke failover based on your rules. Test your servers using almost any protocol including HTTP/S, POP3, IMAP, SSH, PING, VOIP and many others

  • Adjustable monitoring interval from every 10 seconds to every hour
  • 19+ different methods/protocols to test your servers/apps
  • Load Balance & Failover server pools based on latency or downtime
  • Setup multiple notification and failover rules
  • Detailed Stats and Monitoring logs

Closest, Fastest Server

Combining our DNS Load Balancing along with DNS Failover provides you the latest in internet traffic control. Our patented, highly scalable and reliable DNS and monitoring platform allow you to load balance traffic among server pools while constantly monitoring your individual servers for latency or downtime. Our platform will automatically detect when a server falls below your custom set latency threshold and it’s instantly removed from the server pool automatically!

GEO DNS and DNS Failover

DNS Failover and Load Balancing

Load Balancing & Failover

Combining our DNS Load Balancing along with DNS Failover provides you the latest in internet traffic control.   Highly scalable and reliable this combination of services allow you to load balance traffic among server pools while constantly monitoring your individual servers for latency or downtime.  When a server falls below your custom set latency threshold, it’s removed from the server pool automatically!

DNS Failover Graph

Secure Web Control & Stats

Get secure web-based management for your testing & failover.   Our detailed stats and graphs allow you to view your server response times or review response times from our individual monitoring points across the globe.   Quickly identify issues with server latency with the multi-graph or get early alerts using the alert thresholds.   It’s all integrated into our powerful web-based management panel

  • Simple & Secure control panel makes it easy to pause, clone, add tests
  • Uptime percentage meter keeps track of failures
  • Notification engine allows extreme flexibility for failure notifications
  • Alert thresholds can notify you before a failure happens
  • Integrated Netmon control panel has stats and test management
  • Web Control for manual failover for maintenance or testing

Patented performance DNS & Failover technology

Our server monitoring and DNS Failover technology is different from every other DNS provider. We’ve built our own technology from the ground up using our own global monitoring network.  We have more custom testing protocols/methods (19+ options) than any other DNS failover service. Our US patent #20130297596 enhances our growing technology portfolio and highlights our dedication to performance and innovation in performance advanced DNS failover & geo load balancing.

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