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Apica Launches Powerful Load Testing Tool, Apica ZebraTester

Also launches access to Apica LoadTest Portal and related solutions.


Stockholm, Sweden, December 2, 2015.  Apica, a leading provider of web performance and load testing tools, today announced the launch of a powerful load-testing tool called Apica ZebraTester. Apica also launched a new online resource named that combines all Apica load testing tools and services into a single site. provides access to Apica ZebraTester software, formerly named Apica ProxySniffer, for local load testing and Apica LoadTest Portal software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution with team features and mega-load test options. allows developers and IT professionals to plan, execute and analyze websites, cloud services, as well as web and mobile applications.

Apica offers a wide variety of pricing and licensing options from individual users ramping one-time projects to teams managing continuous, large-scale test environments. Load tests can be performed locally behind a firewall, from the cloud via integration with Amazon Web Services CodePipeline (AWS CodePipeline), or via Apica’s LoadTest Portal access to its own global network of 50 test centers in 13 countries with a capacity of up to over 500 Gb/s and more than 2 million simultaneous users.

Sven Hammar, CEO of Apica, said: ”Apica addresses all performance testing needs from startups to large enterprises. It provides users with powerful tools combined with flexible SaaS and load generation options, and packaged professional service offerings for all types of mobile and web-based projects. Apica ZebraTester software and Portal SaaS tools are an ideal match for DevOps teams automating tests with platforms like AWS CodePipeline.”

Apica ZebraTester Options Beyond Your Local Resources

Apica ZebraTester Options Beyond Your Local Resources Core Service Offerings

  • Apica ZebraTester – locally executed, downloadable software generates load tests using local resources of up to 10,000 concurrent virtual users (VUs) per test server with the ability to expand capacity as needed.
  • Apica LoadTest Portal – cloud-based SaaS for test teams to create and store ZebraTester scripts perform load tests using Apica’s global load network and analyze results over time. It includes full API support for automated testing via Jenkins, Team City and AWS CodePipeline. It requires no hardware or software installation to access load test services. Stored results are accessible anytime by individuals or teams.
  • Professional Services – Apica experts provide consulting options on an hourly or project basis and using packaged solutions for mobile, e-commerce, streaming and API-based testing.


Free Offer: Apica ZebraTester software is available for free load testing with up to 50 VUs locally and up to ten minutes per test up to 500 VUs via the Apica LoadTest Portal.

For more information on Apica ZebraTester, please visit:


For further information, please contact:

Sven Hammar

CEO, Apica AB

Phone: + 46 (0) 8 – 400 273 27

Cell phone: + 46 (0) 735 – 05 90 68



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About Apica

Apica provides powerful, best-in-class technology for testing, monitoring, and optimizing the performance of cloud and mobile applications. Apica offers companies and developers alike easy-to-use, cloud-based load testing and web performance monitoring tools to test applications for maximum capacity, monitor daily performance, improve load times, and protect from peak loads. Apica was founded in 2005 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden and Santa Monica, CA, with offices in London and New York. To learn more about Apica, visit


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