Introducing: Platform Real User Monitoring

We are pleased to announce the introduction of Catchpoint Platform Real User Monitoring (RUM). All Catchpoint synthetic customers automatically gain access to Real User Monitoring at no additional cost. Platform RUM captures 1.5M pageviews per month and includes the following capabilities: Customizable and pre-built visualizations to understand the experience of…

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Measuring Perceived Performance

Back in 2012 Steve Souders published a blog post with the intention of helping to move away from using window.onload() as an indicator of website speed. While onload sometimes still has its place in indicating when a page is complete, we can all agree that onload is not useful for…

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RUM Vs. Synthetic Data Analysis

When performing statistical analysis on aggregations, it is very important to understand its subsets. This is especially true when interpreting RUM data aggregated across multiple regions, since an end user’s distance from the datacenter hosting the website impacts the performance of the page on end user’s browser. To illustrate this…

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