OnPage Integration with Microsoft Outlook Email

send an alert from any device that sends email

How to play by the rules Email integration has been our bread and butter since we started the company in 2011. As such, we think it important to explain how using the powerful, dependable and reliable logic inherent in Microsoft Office’s email platform, allows you to  easily set up a framework to get notified in OnPage in case of an alert. First rules first According to a 2015 report, Microsoft Office 365 products are used by 4 out of 5 Fortune 500 companies. That’s a huge number of companies using Outlook. So with every monitoring system on the planet having the ability to send email, your ability to send emails to your Outlook account is ensured. Assume you are an Ops engineer tasked with monitoring your company’s servers. You want to know when a server is experiencing an error. Do you want to sit around and wait and watch? Of course […] Read more »

Network Monitoring: Is Email & SMS Good Enough?

email & Sms

Are you an IT Administrator staring at your phone’s screen all day waiting for an email or text?  Have you ever missed a CRITICAL email or text because it didn’t grab your attention? Using email and SMS for network alerts has been a widely used practice since the early 90’s, but is not an effective and efficient way of receiving these kinds of CRITICAL alerts.  Alert notifications are a crucial part of your system monitoring. Missing even one single email or text can result in downtime which can also result in revenue loss, reputation damage, and potential customer defections. System monitoring without a noticeable alert is like getting a Pizza delivered to your building but not knowing when, so unless you sit there by the lobby waiting for that Pizza, by the time you find the Pizza it’s stale and cold. OnPage helps to eliminate this process so that you can receive your […] Read more »