Blue Matador Platform Wins 2017 Impact Startup Battlefield Competition in Las Vegas

We were invited to compete in the Internet Marketing Association’s IMPACT17 Startup Battlefield Competition held at the Enclave in Las Vegas from September 28–29.

Introducing Watchdog Custom Alerts: Monitor Anything on Your Servers, For Free

We’re pleased to now introduce Watchdog Custom Alerts, part of our Watchdog 2.0 release. Where Watchdog’s Essential Alerts™ automatically monitor vital server metrics, Custom Alerts cover everything else. With Custom Alerts, the possibilities for...

What We Learned Using Watchdog to Monitor Our Own Servers

At Blue Matador, we build products that we know to be useful and use ourselves. Our Watchdog server monitoring product is no exception. Since our beta, we have been using our own monitoring software to, well, monitor our own infrastructure.

Watchdog’s Out-of-the-Box Alerts Notify Lucid Software Engineer of Abnormality His Company’s Paid Enterprise Tools Didn’t Catch Automatically

David Torgerson is the senior DevOps engineer at Lucid Software and installed Watchdog on his systems to get zero-config server alerts.

Why Watchdog Should Be a Part of Your DevOps Monitoring Team

“Alert, fearless, loyal, and highly trainable.” That’s the American Kennel Club’s description of the doberman pinscher breed, which is No. 2 on their list of the top guard dog breeds. Those attributes are also why we chose a doberman to represent...

Start Madness Winner Blue Matador, Inc. Announces Successful First-week Results of Its AI-Powered DevOps Monitoring Platform Beta

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (June 26, 2017) — Blue Matador Inc., a DevOps software startup based in Herriman, Utah, and 2nd-place winner of the 2017 Silicon Slopes Start Madness Competition, today announced the first-week beta results of its AI-powered...

Announcing the Beta Launch of the Blue Matador DevOps Monitoring Platform

After year and a half of development, multiple private releases and feedback cycles, and an uncountable number of SweeTARTS Chewies and Peanut Butter Butter M&M’s, we are pleased to announce the launch of our platform beta!

How Watchdog Server Alerts Could Have Saved the Millennium Falcon; How They Could Save Your Servers

Han and Chewie never knew if their hyperdrive was going to work when they needed to escape the evil clutches of the Galactic Empire. How can you use Essential Alerts™ to save your company’s uptime from going down the Sarlacc pit?

What is Blue Matador?

Blue Matador is the AI-powered DevOps monitoring platform that provides real-time, predictive alerts that help your team decrease downtime and increase customer confidence in your brand. Learn more

Our Monitoring Products

Watchdog is the free server monitor that sends you and your team proactive system vitals alerts, proactively notifying you of all the metrics you need to know to prevent downtime. Install for free


Lumberjack is the AI-powered centralized log management tool that proactively warns your DevOps team of impending server and app issues that affect uptime. Try free for 14 days