ServerPulse, created by the same person who ran Status2k, a PHP script for server monitoring is a hosted software that acts as a server tool for server monitoring.
Online PR News – 23-December-2010 – – An advanced hosted server monitoring and statistics solution that uses an agent-free approach to collect server statistics over SSH was released by the company ServerPulse. This software requires no installation and uses a smart and intelligent ServerPulse agent script for data collection over SSH. The best part is that the same script also provides a real-time web-based statistical data output.
“We're currently in Beta testing but when we launch more fully we're sure someone will have nice things to say about us. So we'll be able to populate out quotes,” says Ian Purton of ServerPulseHQ.com. He has been a professional programmer for over fifteen years now with work experience in satellite communications companies. He is proficient in the use of programming languages like C, C++, Java and Linux as well as other Windows Operating Systems. A Ruby on Rails application which is currently one of the most productive platforms known, the ServerPulse Agent is a PHP application that has many screens for accurate data collection. There is also another queue that populates all the jobs that are running in the background with a user-friendly and intuitive front end that provides live statistics.
All you need is a Linux system that runs Secure Shell (SSH) by default. Server side installation is not required as all the needed commands run remotely. Some of the amazing features of this Linux Server Performance Monitoring include minute by minute updates of the latest information related to all the servers on a single screen that is always in sync with the statistics obtained from the server-related data. This screen also has information regarding the total amount of work done by the server every minute. For more detailed information regarding the overview of server statistics, there is another screen that updates the related information every ten seconds. This also includes a display regarding the data on the disks and the total disk capacity. Data rate along with current bandwidth is also displayed live on the same screen.