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Monitor Rigor with our New System Status Page

Mark Isham

We are happy to announce the release of our new public facing system status page! While we always strive for perfection at Rigor, we also understand the realities of the digital world. Systems may go down, partners may have troubles, or maintenance may need to occur. The Rigor System Status page is your one stop destination to keep tabs on the latest status of all Rigor systems. If you're a Rigor customer, we highly recommend you bookmark this page: https://status.rigor.com. Rigor employs the best engineers in the industry to monitor...

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This week, Inc. Magazine released the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in the United States. Rigor was honored to be named in the elite Inc. 500 at the 430th spot. This ranking demonstrates a 10x growth over the past three years, 1,021% to be exact. For comparison, the overall economy grew 6.7% during the same time. As the CEO of Rigor, I’m immensely proud of this accomplishment. Our team--both past and present--has worked incredibly hard to get us to where we are today. They live out our Core Values on a daily basis, and I...

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More than ever, APIs and microservices are the driving forces behind modern web applications. From connecting multiple social media platforms – for example, posting from Instagram to Facebook or Twitter – to connecting sets of data – such as, pinning our location on a map so we can check-in on social or hail a ride, APIs are essential to web applications of all stripes. Your users depend on you to deliver timely, useful content. It is likely you also rely on APIs performing and returning data correctly, quickly, securely, and reliably....

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Yesterday, Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) S3 web-based storage service suffered a several-hours-long outage that led to half of the Internet melting down (with the other half Googling “what is s3”). While AWS isn’t as commonly-known as Amazon’s shopping site, its popularity became evident yesterday when the Internet became difficult for people to use--not only were sites unavailable, many services (like Slack and Trello) were affected and users of IoT devices were left sitting in the dark. ...

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Q&A with Rigor’s New VP of Sales Pete Mansel

Victoria Williams

Pete Mansel is one of the newest Rigor team members. He brings more than 20 years of sales experience and is taking Rigor to higher heights. To learn more about Pete, take a look at the following questions and answers. Pete Mansel, VP of Sales Throughout our discussion, I could feel the energy, passion and excitement during each interaction with members of the cross-functional teams.  Everyone seemed to be operating with a sense of urgency, a leading indicator on the type of company I was looking...

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Today we are excited to announce 5 new locations to our global monitoring network, including our first locations ever in India and in Canada! The new monitoring locations are: Mumbai, Montreal, Italy, The Netherlands, and Ohio. In the last 8 months, Rigor has nearly doubled the number of testing locations in our monitoring network. In today's highly connected world, website traffic can come from anywhere at any time. With these new global locations, Rigor enables website owners to track critical performance metrics from regions ar...

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What is Rigor most thankful for? Our clients. Here are a few reasons why: On-site client visits are our favorite things. It’s energizing; it’s a personal connection, and we learn new things every time...

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