All posts by Jason Vianna

Connecting the Dots: Web Performance and 3rd-Party Scripts

Posted by on October 26th, 2016
October 26th, 2016

As explained in our recent blog post, The DDoS Attack on Dyn’s DNS Infrastructure, a large-scale DDoS attack took down a good chunk of the Internet on the morning of Friday, October 21st. It was a very busy morning for anyone involved with website reliability and network operations in any of the hundreds of businesses that were, in one way or another, impacted by the outage.… Read More »

Is It Down? A Better Way to Track SaaS and Web Availability

Posted by on April 27th, 2015
March 1st, 2018

Accessing multiple web services has become ingrained into lives of millions around the world. As soon as one of these services goes down, everyone complains in whatever outlet they can, evidenced by the Facebook and Instagram outage earlier this year. In an office environment, a member of the IT, Ops, or Network teams unfortunately becomes the sounding board for most of the complaints when SaaS tools and web services are slow or inaccessible.… Read More »