Problem : A Ping solution for a website/mobile app that can ping test from various locations across India.
Who needs it?
Here are the Startups who need it
1. Anand Jain – Co-Founder of WizRocket
2. Miten Sampat – GM TimesCity
3. Naman Sarawagi – Founder of FindYogi
4. Santosh Panda – Co-Founder of Explara
5. Hrishikesh Rajpathak – Co-founder of Dishoomit
Is there a solution already?
Yes, there are solution like
1. site24x7.com/ping-test.html by Zoho which can only Ping test from Mumbai, Chennai
2. Akamai – Can do brilliant job but it comes with their CDN/related solutions which has huge XXXX $ cost
3. Pingdom and many such but none covers India as such or various locations across India.
There are not any one out there which could cover various locations across India.
Here is a thread of the pain point via Twitter thread discussion : https://twitter.com/santoshpanda/status/493079105370206209
For sure, there are many small to medium startups who either not able to ping test or use some manual way to ensure their site/app is up & running.