Continuous Performance Improvement in an Agile World

Modern organizations have moved from serial development of monolithic applications — assembling and releasing once or twice a year — to an agile, DevOps, and CI-CD motion, where applications are developed and deployed often and in smaller blocks. We’ve all heard about the … [Read more...]

Is Your Website Getting Coal This Holiday? Get our Performance Checklist

‘Tis the season to spread love and joy, but most importantly SHOP. It’s the peak time for retail and related industries.  According to a survey by, some smart shoppers started their research early this year, before Labor Day weekend, while others are still … [Read more...]

Software IQ Test: Application Performance Crossword [Interactive Puzzle]

Consider yourself an application performance expert? Put your knowledge to the test in this interactive crossword puzzle. And don't forget to share it with your friends on social!   Completed the crossword challenge? Share your results on Twitter!   … [Read more...]

Finding the Balance Between User Experience and Monetization

Who would have thought that providing a better experience for people viewing internet content would be so controversial?  You may know by now that Apple announced a new Safari release bringing content blocking extensions to iOS and Mac OSX, emphasizing user experience and … [Read more...]

Software Performance And Customer Satisfaction

How Do Your Customers Feel About Your App? Performance monitoring essentially is trying to answer the question, "Is everyone happy?" Or "relatively happy." Or how many people are unhappy right now… When you monitor your web applications you may have several tools each with … [Read more...]

SmartBear Welcomes Reseller Partner to Expand Testing and API Business in Italy

SmartBear continues to expand its business in Europe!  The company is excited to announce it has established a partnership with Emerasoft in Italy. The European software quality management market has been experiencing double digit growth and in order to satisfy customer … [Read more...]

Detect Application Performance Issues at Code Level With AppDynamics and AlertSite Integration

AlertSite is now integrated with AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform.  Just like the vintage advertising for Reese's peanut butter cups, AlertSite and AppDynamics are "Two great tastes that taste great together." Working together, development and operations … [Read more...]

Riding The New Wave With API Monitoring [Video]

We had a conversation with Anand Sundaram, our Vice President, Products AlertSite. He has an extensive background in software quality, security and post deployment monitoring having built two load testing products and invented the first post deployment deep transaction … [Read more...]

Pager Duty Integration Enables One Stop convenience for Alerting

Exciting news today for AlertSiteUXM customers and Pager Duty Customers!  AlertSite UXM is now integrated into the Pager Duty platform- and vice versa so to speak. “We’re thrilled to partner with PagerDuty as many of our customers already know and love them,” said Denis … [Read more...]

Performance Issue Considerations for Microservices APIs

It isn’t possible to create any sort of application that doesn’t experience performance issues at some point. Performance actually takes in a lot of territory, but most developers worry about reliability and speed the most. An application that works fast, but doesn’t perform … [Read more...]