Monthly Archives:: May 2012

Speed and Completeness

There’s a common premise heard from business school to the boardroom: Quality, Service and Price, pick two. The notion is that no company can consistently provide high-quality products at the lowest price and with the highest level of service. In any competitive market, that’s likely to be an accurate assertion, certainly as goods become commoditized…. Read more »

New Relic and SOASTA Offer Comprehensive Solution for Web Application Testing and Performance Management

CloudTest and New Relic Standard Integrate to Provide Web Performance Insight from Development through Operations MOUNTAIN VIEW and SAN FRANCISCO, CA, – May 24, 2012 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, and New Relic, the SaaS-based cloud application performance management provider, today announced their partnership and the integration of New Relic’s application performance management solution on… Read more »

Games and TouchTest Mobile

Automated testing of games has long been a challenge. With TouchTest, SOASTA’s unique ability to record and replay complex motions, gestures and context, with high precision, gives testers the tools they need to meet this challenge. Below are two popular games that we’ve tested. Skeleton Today’s computing world has experienced a nearly ubiquitous shift toward… Read more »

SOASTA CEO Inducted Into U.S.F. Athletic Hall of Fame

Tom Lounibos is being recognized for establishing the Dante Benedetti Foundation MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – May 10, 2012 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud-based performance and functional testing, is congratulating Tom Lounibos, CEO at SOASTA, on his induction into the University of San Francisco’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Lounibos, a former infielder for the University’s baseball… Read more »

SOASTA Brings CloudTest To HP Cloud Services

Cloud-based test service delivers automated performance testing across 47 locations with access to over 350,000 servers and 17 different APIs Mountain View, Calif., – May 10, 2012 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced the company will offer HP Cloud Services as one of the public cloud choices available for the SOASTA… Read more »

Choosing a Cloud Provider: Start with the UI (Part 1 of 2)

Note: The purpose of this post is to explain how we go about choosing a cloud provider and to share some of the lessons we’ve learned along the way. For context, it while cloud vendors provide a wide and growing range of services, SOASTA’s primary requirement is acquiring scalable, pay-per-use compute power. In a recent… Read more »