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Apica to Host Free Webinar Series Focused on Optimizing Web and Mobile Application Performance for Website Success


PALO ALTO, Calif. – December 6, 2011 – Apica, a leading load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced a free, three-part interactive webinar series focused on optimizing Web and mobile application performance for maximum website success.


Event Details

When: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. PST/1:00 p.m. CST/2:00 p.m. EST

Who: Craig Irwin, General Manager of U.S. Operations for Apica

What: ”Performance Testing in the Cloud, a Critical Step for Success” webinar

The Web and mobile application technology landscape is constantly changing. With the advent of cloud computing, people are curious to know how performance experts are navigating the benefits and also ever-changing challenges within the cloud. This interactive webinar will cover the current and critical factors businesses need to consider when moving to the cloud, or if you’re already there, staying successful and productive in the cloud.


When: Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. PST/1:00 p.m. CST/2:00 p.m. EST

Who: Sven Hammar, performance testing expert and CEO of Apica

What:Best Ways to use Selenium Scripts for Global Performance Monitoring ” webinar

Selenium is quickly gaining momentum within the testing community as the de facto standard for those whom are concerned with performance monitoring of web or mobile applications. Take part in this interactive webinar where software testing experts will cover key ways to effectively and easily utilize selenium test scripts within data centers
or cloud environments. Learn how performance engineers best leverage the Selenium scripting language for global performance monitoring of their critical applications.


When: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. PST/1:00 p.m. CST/2:00 p.m. EST

Who: Sven Hammar, performance testing expert and CEO of Apica

What: ”How to Handle Unlimited Load“ webinar

It used to be called the “Oprah Effect,” now some refer to it as the “Groupon Effect”… Whatever the name is, we know websites will crash due to a sudden response and rush of end-user traffic to a site, essentially temporarily putting you out of business.


Learn how top companies use Apica’s WebOverload cloud service to transparently set up their own “check overdraft protection” policy to dynamically and effectively handle unexpected end user traffic, thus keeping the business open regardless of load conditions.


Helpful Links

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·         Apica Cloud Performance blog

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About Apica

Apica is a leading provider of load testing and performance monitoring solutions that test, monitor and optimize cloud and mobile applications. More than 250 customers, including Newsday, PricewaterhouseCoopers, eBay Sweden and Thomas Cook, use Apica for the highest possible performance standards globally and in the cloud. Apica’s products are uniquely designed for cloud infrastructure and have performed some of the largest published load tests ever conducted.


Apica WebExcellence Suite includes Apica LoadTest, Apica WebPerformance and Apica WebOverload, for testing applications for maximum capacity, real-time performance, improved load times and protection from peak load. Apica was founded in 2005 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden and Palo Alto, Calif., with offices in London and throughout the U.S. Apica was recently named one of the top 10 cloud management companies to watch by Network World Magazine and recognized as among the fastest growing technology companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa by Deloitte. To learn more about Apica, visit


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