PagerDuty Blog


Turn on Maintenance. Go Exploring. Break Stuff.

Sometimes you just have to tinker. Experimentation, trial and error are all part and parcel of the learning experience, and the gateway to bigger and…


In Reliability


PagerDuty Sponsoring Splunk’s 3rd Annual Worldwide User Conference

TL;DR: We are attending and sponsoring the 2012 Splunk Worldwide User Conference, which runs from September 10 through the 13th in Las Vegas at the Cosmopolitan…


In Events


You Have The Power!

Getting excited about APIs can sometimes be a stretch. An API is not a piece of flair you can adorn across your chest, glistening and…


In Announcements, Features


How to provide 24×7 phone support using PagerDuty and RingCentral

Customers always expect great support from every business, and they ought to if they pay a premium for it. Providing awesome support is a lot…


In Alerting, Operations Performance


How dotCloud, Instagram and One Crafty Systems Administrator are Using PagerDuty

Monitoring your infrastructure. It can be challenging, but that’s why you have all of the tools in place to make sure you don’t miss a…


In Alerting, Operations Performance


New Datadog integration with PagerDuty

We are very excited to announce a new integration with our friends at Datadog.  Datadog is SaaS-based monitoring service that integrates metrics and events from…


In Announcements, Partnerships


A UTC Leap second vs Derecho

At PagerDuty, we usually get a front seat to anything that’s wrong with the internet. Last weekend, a derecho storm took out 7% of AWS…


In Reliability


Verelo + PagerDuty: New integration is live!

We are very excited to announce a new integration and partnership with our good friends north of the border at Verelo (they’re based in Toronto,…


In Announcements, Partnerships


AWS Outage (June 29th) – Weathering the Storm

On the evening of Friday, June 29th, Amazon Web Services (AWS) experienced a major outage at its North Virginia location due to a loss of…


In Reliability


We are off AWS US-East!

We have some very exciting news for all of our customers who are running mission-critical systems on AWS in the US-East region: we have migrated…


In Announcements, Reliability


Scout Integration with PagerDuty

We are very excited to announce a new integration with Scout. Scout is a hosted server monitoring system that works great in cloud environments. It…


In Announcements, Partnerships


Outage Post-Mortem – June 14

On Thursday, June 14, starting at 8:44pm Pacific time, PagerDuty suffered a serious outage. The application experienced 30 minutes of downtime, followed by a period…


In Reliability


Server Density DevOps Deal

We have some exciting news for PagerDuty customers that are looking for a great SaaS-based server monitoring tool. Our good friends at Server Density are…


In Announcements, News & Announcements, Partnerships


New Reporting Feature: Who Ever Said Numbers Were Boring?

When we aren’t dealing with event storms and cloud outages, we’re working hard on improving our product for you. One such effort has been to…


In Announcements, Features


We're switching to Free + Ad-Supported (April Fools)

This was an April Fools post, we’re quite happy with our current business model. We enjoyed writing it though, so we’ll keep it up: We…


In Announcements


Outage Post Mortem – March 15

As some of you know, PagerDuty suffered an outage for a total of 15 minutes this morning. We take the reliability of our systems very…


In Reliability


New Relic Integration with PagerDuty

We are very excited to announce a new integration with New Relic. As with all of our integrations, once you hook up New Relic to…


In Announcements, Partnerships


Triggering an alert from a phone call (code sample)

I get a lot of requests to handle & escalate phone calls as well as alerts from monitoring systems. Here’s a code sample that lets…


In Alerting, Operations Performance