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Monitor your cron jobs and scheduled tasks, get notified when they fail. is a monitoring service for your cron jobs. Have you ever thought "If this nightly backup script breaks one day, six months from now, I wonder how soon will anyone notice?". With Healthchecks monitoring, you will get notified just minutes after your cron job fails to complete on time. With PagerDuty integration, Healthchecks will be able to use PagerDuty alerting functionality already implemented in your organization.

Setting up the monitoring for your cron jobs only takes minutes. For each monitored cron job, creates a unique ping URL. Edit each cron job to send a HTTP request to its ping URL just before the job finishes. keeps track of the received pings, and sends alerts as soon as any of your cron jobs does not check in at the expected time.

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    Monitor cron jobs, micro-services, daemons and almost anything else, no setup required. Easier cron troubleshooting and no more silent failures.

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    Cronhub helps you to easily monitor all your cron jobs in a beautiful dashboard. It alerts you when your cron job doesn't run on time or it fails.

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    Keep track of your cron jobs and SSL certificates. Don't let them fail unnoticed.

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    PushMon is a new kind of cloud-based monitoring system.

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    Monitor Cron Jobs and Windows Scheduled Tasks with ease.

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    Get frustrated with Cron on your server? Hosting limits your Cron use?

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    The quick and simple editor for cron schedule expressions by Cronitor

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    Free Website Uptime Monitoring

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    A fancy self-hosted monitoring tool.

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    A simple service to tell you whether a website is down.

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    Cron and uptime monitoring dashboard

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Comparison of Cron Monitoring Services (January 2020)
Site24x7 is the oldest company in the group with 13 years in business. Dead Man’s Snitch and PushMon are the second oldest, dating from 2011-2012. Cronitor, and CronAlarm were founded in 2014-2015. Cronhub is the youngest with 2 full years in business.
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