Apica Announces Entry Into the Rackspace Cloud Tools Program

PALO ALTO, Calif. – June 28, 2011 – Apica, a leading European load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced it has entered into the Cloud Tools Program with Rackspace® Hosting, (NYSE: RAX), the world’s leading specialist in the hosting and cloud computing industry. Apica is offering its highly effective, state-of-the-artRead More

Industrifonden invests in Apica

[Stockholm, Sweden, June 28, 2011.] Industrifonden is investing SEK 10 million in Apica, which tests, analyzes, monitors and improves web performance. A current investor, KTH Chalmers Capital, is also participating in the SEK 15 million share issue. The money will be used to launch Apica’s services in the U.S. With Apica’s “Web Performance Management” system,Read More

Apica Announces Sponsorship of Amazon Web Services Summit

Palo Alto, Calif. – June 20, 2011 – Apica, a leading European load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced its partner sponsorship at Amazon Web Services (AWS) Summit 2011 San Francisco. AWS takes place June 21 at the Westin St. Francis. Other sponsors include Microsoft, Citrix and Splunk, to nameRead More

Apica Announces Free Apica Watch Cloud Performance Monitoring Service Trial Offer at Velocity 2011

VELOCITY 2011, Santa Clara, Calif. – June 14, 2011 – Apica, a leading European load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced a new opportunity for prospects worldwide to evaluate the recently launched Apica Watch service via a new 30 day free trial offer. Apica Watch is a cloud service withRead More

Apica Partners with RightScale

Apica Partners with RightScale to Deliver Application Performance Excellence in the Cloud   Apica Delivers Proven, Load Testing and Performance Monitoring Services Available for RightScale Cloud Management Users Case Study: TransGaming, Inc. Dramatically Cuts Time-to-Market, Reduces Risk of Project Failure with Cloud-Based Test Scenarios Using Apica Solutions with RightScale’s Cloud Management Platform SANTA BARBARA andRead More

Apica makes North American debut

eChannelLine Cloud web performance vendor Apica makes North American debut 5 June, 2011 By Mark Cox Apica, a Swedish-based load testing and performance monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, has officially unveiled itself in the North American market. With over 250 customers in the EMEA region, the company quietly opened up an office inRead More

Apica Unveils US Office, Cloud Offerings by Network Computing

Posted by Steve Wexler juni 02, 2011 Tags: end-to-end APM, performance monitoring, cloud computing Channel: End to End APM, Cloud Computing, WAN & App Acceleration An established load testing and performance monitoring powerhouse in Europe, Stockholm, Sweden-based Apica is entering the U.S. market, opening offices in Palo Alto, Calif., and expanding its cloud portfolio. ApicaRead More

Apica Launches Apica Watch

¬†Apica Launches Apica WatchTM Cloud Performance Monitoring Service with Full Selenium Support, Mobile Performance Monitoring from Any iPhone   Established European Cloud Testing and Performance Monitoring Player Moves into U.S. Market with New Products, Partnerships and Customers With Full Selenium Support, Apica Watch Cloud Service Lets Customers Monitor Websites from a True End-User Perspective NewRead More

Long web response times lead to not only a poorer customer experience but also to a lower Google ranking

A new survey done by web performance experts Apica shows that there is a very strong correlation between response times for a site and its Google ranking. The poorer the response times, the lower the ranking. So long response times affect not only the web customer experience; they also lead to poorer ranking on Google.Read More