A Web Performance Broken Promise!

This is a fictitious conversation, I envisioned yesterday between a big e-commerce company and their CDN provider. “Dear CDN, when you approached me many years ago, you promised me web performance, speed, reliability and a headache free content delivery system.  Today I happened to be on the phone with Catchpoint and they showed me how slow my…

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Who turned the Internet Off?

I started this Monday morning, like any other Monday catching up with the office in NY via Skype. Out of the sudden I lost my internet connectivity. Not the first time it happened, so I figured out it might have been the router or the ISP, so I simply rebooted…

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Free DNS Can Hurt Web Performance

After working with one of our clients earlier in August, I tweeted the following: “I am just amazed how many companies use their registrars DNS as primary DNS … not GOOD! ” In reply to the tweet I received several questions, and it became clear that registrar-provided-DNS needed a discussion…

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Last Spring 2011 Release

Last week as we were attending Velocity conference in San José, our engineering team released our final Spring release of Catchpoint. The major focus of this release was on email reports, dashboard, dynamic request override, and more usability features.

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