Hostname (archaically nodename) is the unique name of the server that is used for reaching it on a specific network. This could be a FQDN (Fully qualified domain name) for example www.websitepulse.com or pda.websitepulse.com, or an IPv4 address like 188.8.131.52. Our service now also supports IPv6. However, this option not available in all of our monitoring locations.
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