The Performance Beacon

The web performance, analytics, and optimization blog

The Three Musketeers of digital performance management: Real, synthetic and virtual users

Alexandre Dumas’s classic portrayal of a young man seeking to join the elite guard of his day seems an unlikely source of inspiration for a blog post about digital performance management, but there’s something about groups of three — each balancing the others’ strengths and weaknesses — that makes a great team. And, while most […]

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eTail West ecommerce predictions

With eTail West just three days away, we’re looking forward to getting together with the best-of-the-best in internet retail next week in Palm Springs. As I began preparing for my chairperson’s opening remarks and panel discussions with industry luminaries (Nine West, Haggar, Ritani, Living Direct, Chegg, HP, Moosejaw, Extole and Ensighten, to name a few), […]

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Super Bowl online

Okay, I’ll be the first person to admit that organized sports — much less football — are not my thing. (Shhh… don’t tell our CEO, who recently wrote about the Super Bowl for the Huffington Post.) But as a UX geek, I am interested in how people use the internet during major events — even sporting […]

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Digital web performance management: New game, new rules

We are at the beginning of a massive, disruptive digital transformation that is fundamentally changing the way we live, work, and consume. By 2020, some estimate that the digital economy will represent $20 trillion to the global economy. Today’s consumers are mobile, social, and hyper-connected. Storefronts are now open 24 hours a day, and online consumers […]

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Today is an exciting day here at SOASTA: it’s the Winter 2016 release of our Digital Performance Management (DPM) platform! The SOASTA DPM platform consists of five key technologies – mPulse, CloudTest, TouchTest, Digital Operations Center (DOC) and Data Science Workbench – that work together to provide continuous performance testing, measurement, and analytics.

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You told us what you need, and we listened. The Winter 2016 release of the SOASTA Digital Performance Management (DPM) platform brings a ton of much-anticipated updates to the solutions – mPulse, CloudTest, TouchTest, Digital Operations Center (DOC) and Data Science Workbench – that make up the platform.

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