Post mortem: failing checks us-west-1

On 28-04-2020 from ~02:00 AM - 02:30 AM CET Checks failed to schedule due to downstream problems. Particularly the AWS SNS in the us-west-1 region seems to have been the issue. Checks were retried but still failed. This reports the check as a failure for that region. Impact…

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From Bootstrapper to VC backed in three months

We just closed a $2.25M investment round led by Accel and a pack of top rate Angels. Lots to talk about, here's the itinerary: The vision.Setting goals.A timeline of events.Random learnings.On the investment round.Onwards! The visionLet's start at the end. Three months ago Checkly…

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Introducing Groups

We're very happy to introduce groups to Checkly 👯!  Grouping checks opens up a range of possibilities and workflow enhancements of which this initial release is just the tip of the iceberg. Here are some the thing you can start doing right now: Organize your checks per team, app, feature or…

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Post mortem: Checkly security incident [updated]

Update 31-10-2019Today, a customer reported that on public dashboards, the contents of any browser check script are part of the API response that supplies the dashboard with data. Admittedly, this was by design not due to a bug or hack: In our thinking, browser check scripts should not contain sensitive…

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