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The lessons of Healthcare.gov

Posted by on March 16, 2015 3:41pm
In the fall of 2013, the newly launched Healthcare.gov website buckled under the weight of a crush of people trying to sign up for affordable health insurance. Although the site reportedly cost more than $500 million to build, it wasn’t adequately tested for high volumes, and what was to have been a celebrated milestone became… Read more »

Milk and cookies, peanut butter and jelly, chips and salsa: Why synthetic testing and real user monitoring go well together

Posted by on March 6, 2015 6:45pm
Performance testing is not just a box to be checked. It is not something you can do once and forget about. Today there are multiple options for testing web performance, many which fall broadly into the synthetic testing and the RUM, or real user monitoring categories. If you want to thoroughly test for performance you… Read more »