A New Blind Spot for Web Performance Tools

Web performance tools rely on actual browsers to capture the performance data of a webpage and any requests made by a webpage. Monitoring from the browser, comes with some limitations due to the complexity of the browser and  the internet, causing  at times what we call “Blind Spots”. A “blind…

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Closing 2010 with one last release

We could not have closed 2010 without one last release. So this week we delivered the December version to our customers. Here are some of the key feature highlights: Dashboard Version 1: We released the first version of Catchpoint Dashboard. A simple dashboard that displays 4 widgets with key metrics…

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3rd Party Monitoring – A process

Every web site out there relies on so much content delivered by 3rd parties, from the obvious adserving companies, cdn, widgets… I do not see that trend going down. A long time ago when DoubleClick was also an Ad Network we had a very strict process for allowing other adserving…

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The Ultimate Differentiator: Reliability

Every company that monitors their website or application performance focuses on two key metrics Availability and Speed. However, there is a third metric, Reliability, which is often misunderstood or in some cases ignored by companies. Reliability measures availability, accuracy, and delivery of a service within a time threshold. Reliability is…

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