Need a DNS monitor, preferably Windows-based

Nate Duehr nate at
Sat Mar 17 20:57:26 UTC 2001

On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 01:37:47AM +0000, Ray wrote:
> Hi,
> Is anyone aware of a program that will periodically automatically query a
> DNS server (BIND, in this case) and set off some kind of alert (email,
> pager) if a valid response is not returned?

Check out SiteScope from Freshwater Software.

We use it at the office.  We've also used What's Up Gold, customer
additions to HP OpenView, and others... and I've used the mon package
mentioned by someone else here also.  They all work.

Nate Duehr <nate at>

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