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Anatomy of an Outage: Auth0

Auth0 suffered a major outage on June 21. It was part of a wider issue with Cloudflare, their cloud edge provider. Their status page tracks the problems reported, which now states the issue happened at 06:27 UTC. But their Twitter feed (@auth0Status) first reported the issue at 07:05 AM – 38 minutes later. [status] Investigating: We are currently investigating a service disruption with high error rates and timeouts. More information will be provided shortly https://t.co/rB6FyGdeIw — Auth0 Status (@auth0status) June 21, 2022 Enter Serinus Our Serinus monitors are lightweight HTTPS calls that verify a domain is available. They check for

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Anatomy of an Outage: Auth0

Auth0 suffered a major outage on June 21. It was part of a wider issue with Cloudflare, their cloud edge provider. Their status page tracks the problems reported, which now states the issue happened at 06:27 UTC. But their Twitter feed (@auth0Status) first reported the issue at 07:05 AM – 38 minutes later. [status] Investigating: We are currently investigating a service disruption with high error rates and timeouts. More information will be provided shortly https://t.co/rB6FyGdeIw — Auth0 Status (@auth0status) June 21, 2022 Enter Serinus Our Serinus monitors are lightweight HTTPS calls that verify a domain is available. They check for

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Andrew Brown Joins APImetrics as Chief Product Officer

APImetrics has hired Andrew Brown as Chief Product Officer, the company announced today. “With so many changes on the horizon, we are beginning a new phase in our history,” said David O’Neill, CEO of APImetrics. “I and the team look forward to Andrew playing a crucial role in the success of our new products and services.” The changes and improvements to the APImetrics product line come after the successful launch of API.expert, the TK to APImetrics, and the company’s acquisition of API Science, which is soon to be integrated into the company’s current offerings. “When we started to look at

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APImetrics Q1 Feature Boost

So many exciting new features! Tabbed views, performance metrics, the all-new API edit pane, Service Level Objective tracking & more. As we race through 2022, we have a lot of feature changes coming. They’re designed to make APImetrics easier to use so you can focus on managing API performance and data – not just for the APIs you own, but all the ones you rely on. We’ve already rolled out the tabbed API edit pane. Now it’s easier than ever to see results, insights and stats. And we’re adding a tabbed provider home page that’s going to revolutionize the way

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Performance Comparison Metrics – New look!

The New Homepage with performance comparisons Our goal at APImetrics is to give our customers an easy way to manage performance for their APIs, both the ones that you provide and also the ones you depend on. As part of our ongoing improvements we have gone live with the first step towards meaningful Service Level management for APIs, with our new homepage with performance comparisons. https://vimeo.com/688654025 What you can do… The new project homepage is broken into 4 tabs which expose some of the key project functionality. These are: The existing project summary showing key performance data and the last

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APImetrics Expands With Purchase Of API Science

API Science and APImetrics came into being at roughly similar times to solve parts of the same problem, and I could not be happier to announce that we are acquiring API Science today. In the short term, there will be no changes in the API Science user experience. existing API Science customers will continue to use the API Science product. However, we will be offering support to all current API Science customers to move over to APImetrics in the next few weeks. We match almost all the existing API Science features – plus more insight and depth in the analysis

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API Ratings Advisory Board

A few months ago we announced that we would be formally creating an API Ratings service. While we have now launched a premium version of API.expert, which will provide you with the latest in data and metrics and ratings of leading APIs, we have worried for a while that by rating APIs and setting the rules and best practises compromises the value of our decision making, and we are now looking to address this with the creation of an advisory board for the API Ratings Agency. I am delighted to have such a fantastic group assembled to help me focus

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