Squadcast

Palo Alto, CA, USA
2017
Apr 25, 2022   |  By Kristijan Mitevski
Prometheus has emerged as the de-facto open source standard for monitoring Kubernetes implementations. In this tutorial, Kristijan Mitevski shows how infrastructure monitoring can be done using kube-prometheus operator. The blog also covers how the Prometheus Alertmanager cluster can be used to route alerts to Slack using webhooks. In this tutorial by Squadcast, you will learn how to install and configure infrastructure monitoring for your Kubernetes cluster using the kube-prometheus operator, displaying metrics with Grafana, and configuring alerting with Alertmanager.
Apr 11, 2022   |  By Squadcast Community
On-call schedules ensure that there’s someone available day and night to fix or escalate any issues that arise. Using an on-call schedule helps keep things running smoothly. These on-call workers can be anyone from nurses and doctors required to respond to emergencies to IT and software engineering staff who need to fix service outages or significant bugs. Being on-call can be challenging and stressful.
Apr 5, 2022   |  By Nir Sharma
Freshdesk is a cloud-based customer service platform used by enterprises that provides a centralized help desk(with the help of support tickets) across multiple channels, including email, phone, chat, and social media. Squadcast is an incident management platform that integrates with major monitoring, ChatOps and project management tools to provide a centralized place for reliability.
Mar 27, 2022   |  By Ricardo Castro
Observability is what defines a strong SRE team. In this blog, we have covered the importance of observability, and how SREs can leverage it to enhance their business. Observability is the practice of assessing a system's internal state by observing its external outputs. Through instrumentation, systems can provide telemetry such as metrics, traces, and logs that help organizations better understand, debug, maintain and evolve their platforms.
Mar 25, 2022   |  By Vishal Padghan
Rundeck is an automation tool that helps to make existing automation, scripts, and commands more secure, auditable, and easier to run. It is a software Job scheduler and Run Book Automation system that automates routine processes across development and production environments. It brings together tasks scheduling, multi-node command execution, workflow orchestration. It also logs everything that happens in the system. Squadcast is an end-to-end incident response tool.
Mar 24, 2022   |  By Vishal Padghan
SolarWinds Orion is a scalable infrastructure monitoring and management platform. It is designed to simplify IT administration for on-premises, hybrid, and software as a service (SaaS) environments, in a single pane of glass. SolarWinds Orion ensures you do not have to struggle with numerous incompatible point monitoring products, as it consolidates the full suite of monitoring capabilities into one platform with cross-stack integrated functionality. Squadcast is an end-to-end incident response tool.
Mar 18, 2022   |  By Vishal Padghan
Honeycomb is an application monitoring tool that helps DevOps and SRE teams to operate more efficiently by offering rich observability solutions and intuitive team collaboration. It helps understand complex relationships within your distributed systems and troubleshoot issues accordingly. Squadcast is an end-to-end incident response tool. Built with an SRE mindset, it streamlines all the incident response activities.
Mar 17, 2022   |  By Vishal Padghan
Salesforce Cloud is one of the leading cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) solutions. It provides a shared view of your customers and their relationship with the business. With Salesforce Cloud, users can automate service processes and streamline workflows. Squadcast is an end-to-end incident response tool. Built with an SRE mindset, it streamlines all the incident response activities. Squadcast aligns your teams towards a common organizational goal of better reliability.
Mar 11, 2022   |  By Ricardo Castro
Ensuring that systems run reliably is a critical function of a site reliability engineer. A big part of that is collecting metrics, creating alerts and graph data. It’s of the utmost importance to gather system metrics, from several locations and services, and correlate them to understand system functionality as well as to support troubleshooting.
Mar 4, 2022   |  By Nir Sharma
ServiceNow is a workflow automation platform used by organizations for their IT ticketing and project management needs. In contrast, Squadcast is an end-to-end incident management and SRE platform that is used by organizations for their reliability requirements.
Mar 18, 2020   |  By Squadcast
Squadcast is an incident management tool that’s purpose-built for SRE. Create a blameless culture by reducing the need for physical war rooms, centralize SLO dashboards, unify internal and external SLIs and automate incident resolution with Squadcast Actions and create a knowledge base to effectively handle incidents.
Mar 18, 2020   |  By Squadcast
Squadcast is an incident management tool that’s purpose-built for SRE. Create a blameless culture by reducing the need for physical war rooms, centralize SLO dashboards, unify internal and external SLIs and automate incident resolution with Squadcast Actions and create a knowledge base to effectively handle incidents.
Jan 6, 2020   |  By Squadcast
Many organisations already possess a vast amount of existing data about production systems. As customer expectations evolve, organisations are often challenged to find more proactive ways of dealing with traditionally reactive incident response activity. In this talk, we discuss approaches to unlock value from this data by making it truly actionable.
Dec 24, 2019   |  By Squadcast
Squadcast is an incident management tool that’s purpose-built for SRE. Create a blameless culture by reducing the need for physical war rooms, centralize SLO dashboards, unify internal and external SLIs and automate incident resolution with Squadcast Actions and create a knowledge base to effectively handle incidents.
Nov 15, 2019   |  By Squadcast
Squadcast is an incident management tool that’s purpose-built for SRE. Create a blameless culture by reducing the need for physical war rooms, centralize SLO dashboards, unify internal and external SLIs and automate incident resolution with Squadcast Actions and create a knowledge base to effectively handle incidents.
Oct 10, 2019   |  By Squadcast
Squadcast is an incident management tool that’s purpose-built for SRE. Create a blameless culture by reducing the need for physical war rooms, centralize SLO dashboards, unify internal and external SLIs and automate incident resolution and knowledge base creation with Squadcast Actions.
Sep 4, 2019   |  By Squadcast
Incident response on the go - Squadcast Actions on Mobile

Squadcast is an Intelligent Incident management, monitoring & Alerting platform that improves your reliability by helping SRE and DevOps teams to adopt IT Incident Management best practices like intelligent alert routing, on-call rotations, collaboration, response automation, root cause analysis, blameless postmortems, etc.

Squadcast is a simplified SRE software for Dev & Ops teams adopting Reliability Engineering best practices to maximize uptime, accelerate engineering innovation and increase customer happiness. It integrates with a lot of powerful monitoring tools and generates incidents and alerts the right people as defined by the escalation policies.

Product Features:

  • Incident Dashboard: Centralized Incident dashboard to view all incidents
  • Escalation policies: Escalation policies to make sure alerts are not missed and taken care of within SLA
  • Reliable Unlimited Global Notifications: Receive realtime notifications across various platforms such as push, email, SMS, Voice, Slack, hangouts, JIRA etc
  • Analytics: Powerful Analytics to track and review the performance of your teams and cloud services
  • Powerful Integrations: Lot of powerful integration which help you stay on top with multiple integrations added each passing week
  • Mobile apps: Native mobile apps for Android & iOS to take actions on the go.
  • On-Call Schedules: Recurring on-call schedules to plan ahead
  • Recurring Scheduled Maintenance: Repeatable scheduled maintenance which requires no periodical intervention
  • Unlimited Free Stakeholders: Keep the relevant stakeholders updated with no additional cost
  • Smart Squads Team management made easy with dynamically generated squads based on code commit history
  • Incident Timeline: Incident timeline records the timeline of the incident and will be very helpful while doing Root Cause Analysis
  • Incident War room: War rooms for each incident to collaborate in real time.
  • Cloud & On-Premise Both Cloud & On-Premise versions to support SMB & Enterprise customers

Faster Incident Resolution with Simplified SRE software for Dev & Ops teams.