Mad About March Madness? Performance Issues off the Court

One hour before March Madness is about to begin, the CBS Sports app crashes. Per Twitter, college basketball fans across the country are freaking out, trying to get their last minute bracket changes completed before the first game begins. Millions of fans around the world … [Read more...]

The Cloud Just Had a Thunderstorm… Now What?

We’ve all heard about and likely experienced the impact of the most recent Amazon S3 outage, and while it’s easy to pick on Amazon for the wide-spread fallout this outage caused, that’s not the point. Whether your business critical apps are hosted on AWS, Azure, GCP, or any … [Read more...]

Take your Selenium testing to the next level with AlertSite!

We are excited to announce that AlertSite, our Advanced Synthetic Monitoring Platform, is now Selenium ready! Now IT-Operations teams can repurpose existing Selenium webdriver scripts and create multi-step web transactions monitors on AlertSite with ease. Why … [Read more...]

4 Things CIOs Can Learn About Application Performance from 1-800-Flowers.com

We’ve all been there — it’s Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, or some other big holiday and you still haven’t found the perfect gift. And if you’re like millions of other people, 1-800-Flowers.com was probably your saving grace. But have you ever wondered what goes on … [Read more...]

4 Software Quality Lessons from Pokemon Go’s Wild First Week

Pokemon is near and dear, not just to the hearts of 90s kids, but pretty much everyone who ever played video games. Pokemon Go triggered the nostalgia and took smartphone gaming to the next level. In fact, Pokemon Go is already the biggest US mobile game of all time, with … [Read more...]

3 Trends the E-Commerce Industry Can’t Ignore in 2016

IRCE is the largest e-commerce trade show in the industry. Spanning over 250,000 sq feet, it hosts over 100,000 attendees, 600 vendors, and 200+ speakers over the span of four days in the city of Chicago. Everyone who is even remotely related to e-commerce is excited … [Read more...]