We offer a free server monitoring package on a pay-per-use basis. If you need more functionality, you can subscribe to a server monitoring business plan that will add even more functionality to your account.
Here we answer questions about server monitoring from Livewatch. If you have a question that we have not yet answered here, please contact us.
The pay per use model, also known as usage-based billing, is a billing method in which customers pay for the actual use of a product or service, rather than paying a fixed fee regardless of actual usage. This model allows for a variable cost structure that is directly related to actual consumption or usage. Here are some key features of the “pay per use” model:
Variable costs: The costs borne by the customer vary according to the amount or intensity of use of the product or service. This is in contrast to fixed monthly or annual fees.
Measurable Usage Units: Billing is based on measurable units associated with the use of the product or service. This may vary depending on the context, e.g. B. computing power in the cloud, the amount of data used by Internet service providers or the number of printed pages delivered by a printing service.
Customer Flexibility: Customers have the flexibility to tailor their usage to their needs and only pay for what they actually use. This is particularly beneficial in situations where usage fluctuates or is difficult to predict.
Transparent Cost Structure: The "pay per use" model often provides a transparent cost structure because customers can understand exactly how their costs are calculated. This can make budgeting and planning easier.
Common in the cloud and SaaS industries: "Pay per use" is widely used in the cloud computing industry, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings and other services where usage can be measured directly.
Examples of the “pay per use” model can be found in various industries, from telecommunications to cloud services to services such as video streaming and electricity distribution. It offers advantages for both providers and customers by distributing costs more fairly and enabling flexible use.
No, not at all. Although it has many advantages. You get discounts on all check types, get SMS and call notifications included, can manage multiple users, but also extend the retention period of your check results. Additional features such as co-branding and premium exam types are also only available to customers with an active premium subscription. In principle, however, no membership is required.
With a Livewatch Premium subscription you enjoy further advantages. You will receive an inclusive quota of SMS and call notifications. You also get a discount on all server checks. In addition to the included messages, the costs for additional notifications are also reduced.