SOASTA Provides eTailers with Blueprint for Delivering Peak Mobile and Web Performance This Holiday Shopping Season

As more consumers purchase online, SOASTA shares expertise on how retailers can optimize shopper user experience and conversion to maximize revenue and achieve business goals

eTail East, Booth 31 – Philadelphia, PA – August 13, 2014 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing and real user monitoring, today revealed the Perform At Your Peak, Holiday 2014 Performance Training Guide which provides crucial insights on how retailers can prepare and monitor consumer activity in real-time on their mobile and web e-commerce sites to optimize user experience and conversion. Ten of the top 10 online retailers in the U.S. rely on SOASTA’s mobile and web technology to ensure flawless mobile and web performance under the busiest traffic conditions, so SOASTA is uniquely positioned to provide guidance on the upcoming holiday shopping season.


Gatwick Takes Cloud Testing to New Heights

Gatwick selects SOASTA to drive innovative approach to capacity planning

London, UK, 5th August 2014 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced that Gatwick Airport has invested in its CloudTest platform to support a ground-breaking project that is poised to accelerate collaborative working and drive further efficiencies at the airport. The initiative will enable Gatwick to share information with airlines and ground services to increase aircraft turnaround times and improve overall customer experience. The move forms part of an on-going drive by Gatwick to achieve greater economies of scale through an adoption of cloud technology and comes at a time of fierce debate about an additional runway for the South East of England.


SOASTA Expands its Leading RUM Solution to Include Mobile Consumers

Leveraging SOASTA’s touch tracking and advanced alerting technology, mPulse delivers actionable real time data and competitive benchmarking on mobile users

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – VELOCITY CONFERENCE- June 24, 2014SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced complete native app support with mPulse, its award-winning Real User Monitoring (RUM) solution, which now delivers the first and only multi-dimensional views of actual user behavior whether on mobile web, web or native mobile applications. Using the same advanced touch-tracking technology as SOASTA’s TouchTest, mPulse records precise mobile user gestures and actions to monitor native Apple iOS and Google Android mobile applications. Best of all, native app monitoring is delivered instantly, without long delays waiting for app store approval or re-certification.


SOASTA Appoints Tal Broda as Chief Technology Officer

Senior Vice President of Engineering Tal Broda Promoted to New Role as CTO

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 24th, 2014 SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced that Tal Broda, the company’s senior vice president of engineering, has been promoted to Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately.

Tal has more than 15 years of development and engineering leadership experience, specializing in developing software architecture and defining technology strategy. In his new role as CTO, Tal will continue to drive product development including platform architecture, detailed design, and ensuring the quality of SOASTA’s products, including CloudTest, TouchTest, and mPulse.


SOASTA Survey: 73% of Americans Have Never Heard of Internet of Things

But a majority are excited by the possibilities of internet-enabled consumer technology, and a “Star Trek future”

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA. – June 17, 2014SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced the results of its first Internet of Things Survey, which shows that nearly three out of four (73 percent) Americans admit to being unfamiliar with the Internet of Things (IoT), technologies that connect “smart” devices and everyday electronic objects to themselves and the Internet to share information and drive new applications. However, when the technology is explained, an overwhelming majority – 67 percent – say they are excited about the possibilities of IoT coming to consumer technology. (more…)

SOASTA Cloud Computing Survey: 2 in 5 Americans Use the Cloud

CEO Tom Lounibos to present at Cloud Expo in New York

CLOUD EXPO – NEW YORK, NY – June 10, 2014 – SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced the results of its Cloud Computing Survey. SOASTA commissioned Harris Poll to conduct this online survey of 2,051 adults to discover the prevalence of cloud computing in everyday life. The results show that 39 percent of all Americans use the cloud and of those, 86 percent say the cloud has improved the lives of Americans who work.


SOASTA Announces OEM Agreement with CA Technologies

SOASTA CloudTest Will Be Integrated Into CA Service Virtualization Allowing Developers to Simulate Millions of Global User Experiences by Virtualizing Environments From the UX to the Back Office

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 20, 2014SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced that it has entered into a technology and distribution partnership agreement with CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA), a leading provider of IT management solutions. The partnership will integrate SOASTA’s Cloud based Web testing solution, CloudTest with CA Service Virtualization and CA LISA Test software suites. The solutions will be taken to market by CA Technologies as a new integrated solution, CA LISA Cloud Test, offering web and mobile developers around the world an advanced Global Test Platform. The integrated test platform can simulate any and every possible user scenario that a web site or mobile app may experience all within minutes. (more…)

Gawker Media Turns to SOASTA to Ensure Fast, Reliable Web Experience for Readers

mPulse, SOASTA’s Real User Monitoring (RUM) solution visualizes real user activity for peak performance of web properties every time

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 14, 2014SOASTA, the leader in cloud and mobile testing, today announced Gawker Media has signed an agreement to use mPulse, SOASTA’s Real User Monitoring (RUM) solution, to provide real user insights for their platform, Kinja. Gawker Media’s 100 million monthly unique readers rely on the Kinja platform and the brands it supports – including, Deadspin, Lifehacker, Gizmodo, Valleywag, Jezebel, io9, Kotaku, Defamer and Jalopnik – for the delivery of news, scandal and entertainment.