Watch My Domains SED v4 is getting another update which includes a new monitoring module. Other additions include additional themes, ability to update the application using the command-line tool even when installed into non-standard folders, etc.
Here are some screen-shots of the new module.
The new monitoring module makes it very easy to manage domain portfolios that are not extremely huge. You can use it to quickly view snapshot views of your domains without having to scroll through large spreadsheet like domain lists. The monitoring module can be used to track both domain expiry dates and SSL certificates.
Installing Watch My Domains SED on a CentOS system with SELinux (Security-Enhanced Linux) enabled often requires some extra work.
The Log Folder
Watch My Domains SED requires that the log folder is writable by apache. For this to work you will have to properly set the security context and ownership for the folder.
By default the log folder is at the root of the base installation. If you are installing the application at /var/www/html/wmdsed40, the log folder will be /var/www/html/wmdsed40/logs. You can ofcourse change the location of the log folder by editing the config.php file.
To make the log folder writable you will have to run
There are a number of scripts and services that check if a website is up and running. However, checking if a web application is fully functional is not exactly the same as testing if a web page is up. Web applications may still show it’s interface even if there are errors that are then displayed elsewhere.
You can easily verify if an installation of Watch My Domains SED v4 is fully functional by checking if it’s testpad.php page returns a
You can add https://<yourinstallpath>/testpad.php to any monitoring script and look for the above response to monitor the application’s status.
We have released Watch My Domains SED Version 4. Watch My Domains SED is a corporate Domain Name Management Software application accessible from the cloud / web. You can use it to manage your domain names, SSL certificates, MX, DKIM Records and more.
Version 4 brings an array of new features including multiple database support (Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL / MariaDB or SQLite), improved DNS and SSL monitoring options, SAML/SSO support, integrated schedulers for lookup and reports, API support and more.
As usual you can download and evaluate the application before purchase. You may also request a dedicated managed installation on our servers.