APImetrics Named a Startup of the Year Finalist

APImetrics Named a Startup of the Year Finalist in the 2015 IT World Awards®  by Network Product Guides Today we are happy to announce that Network Products Guide, the industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, has named APImetrics as a startup of the year finalist in the 10th Annual 2015 IT World Awards. The industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide honor achievements and recognitions in every facet of the global IT industry, including organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations. Winners will be announced [...]

By | June 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We Have a New Website!

It has been a long rough road, but we are excited to announce the release of our new website! With our goal being to get rid of the headaches that surround API performance issues, we realized the portal to our tool needed to be just as easy to use as our tool. With that in mind we have designed and implemented a very smooth, responsive site, with all the same features as before. Take a look around, let us know what you think! Don’t get caught with your stats down! Monitor the performance of your critical APIs with APImetrics. Get [...]

By | May 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

API News Rundown 4.14

A weekly rundown of all things API! At APImetrics, we love APIs and everything that makes the API Ecosystem what it is. With that in mind, here is the first of many weekly API News posts. Keep up to date, learn of new tech, or just get some good reading in!   From APImetrics: Why Automated API Testing is Necessary - Make educated decisions based off hard data, driven from reoccurring API Testing when choosing which API to utilize for your business. When APIs Need to Meet SLAs - APImetrics offers intelligent, analytics-driven API performance solution built specifically for the [...]

By | April 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

APImetrics will be Attending MWC 2015

We will be attending the Mobile World Congress, March 2-5. If you are attending and want to schedule a meeting reach out to Ian@APImetrics.com . Remember to speak with your API about regular screening, with APImetrics!   MWC ’15 - The mobile communications revolution is driving the world’s major technology breakthroughs. From wearable devices to connected cars and homes, mobile technology is at the heart of worldwide innovation. As an industry, we are connecting billions of people to the transformative power of the Internet and mobilizing every device we use in our daily lives. In short, we’re on The Edge of Innovation, and the [...]

By | February 20th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Come and meet us at API Strategy and Practice

We're going to be attending and talking at the API Strategy and Practice conference in Chicago this week, so feel free to get in touch and come and see us. The topic of our presentation will be - performance, what the logs don't tell you?  And, not to give anything away, this will focus on the problem that averages or server performance logs will tend to hide things.  Firstly, averages can easily fool you into thinking that all is well with your performance, caching in particular can make the actual numbers look significantly better than they actually are, or hide [...]

By | September 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FIVE MILLION

Big milestone! We have now passed more than 5,000,000 tests run by our product since we started it running last year. That's more than 110GB of test data on a huge range of APIs stored in our results database. Why don't you join us for the next 5,000,000?  Sign Up Today!

By | June 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Group Level Alerts + PagerDuty

New for group level accounts is the ability to set different email addresses to be alerted when certain conditions are met for any of the tests in your organization. We currently provide alerts for the following conditions: Test fails Test latency exceeds an expected number of Standard Deviations from the norm Test exceeds a certain number of miliseconds Test fails more than a specified number of times With the new group level accounts different email addresses can receive the notifications for different types of alert.  This integrates directly to PagerDuty's email service where you can trigger other support events. Be [...]

By | May 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Regional API Performance Testing – New Feature

This is one we've been asked for a lot, and it's available now for Pro and higher level accounts.  We've enabled a variety of regional test centers for running ongoing tests against the API.  The aim is to give you a better idea of the performance of the API when your apps are running in different locations and also to see what impact data center access can have on your apps and services. We're currently supporting the following regions and expect to add more targeted options later: US - East Coast US - West Coast Europe Asia Japan South America [...]

By | May 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

AT&T Hackathon Support – AT&T Developer Summit 2014

It's the AT&T Developer Summit and we will be attending. As part of our efforts to make life easier for developers, we're providing testing for some of the leading APIs that developers are using for the event. We have tests configured for the following APIs. AT&T In App Messaging Service v1 API AT&T In App Messaging Service v2 API Nokia HERE Maps Places Search Nokia HERE Maps Places Discover Nokia Mix Radio - Search Nokia Mix Radio - Artists Please sign up for an account to test them with your own developer keys and use our token manager to simplify [...]

By | January 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Statistical Models and Alerts

Newly added features today, we're now providing users with statistical tools for understand the performance of their APIs better.  This includes the following: Graphs based on raw results- so you can see plots of the raw data Standard Deviation (1st and 2nd degree) bars on latency plots Alerts for when performance degrades outside of the Standard Deviation Key to this is understanding the way that latency can affect your apps and your users and APImetrics is giving you the tools to do this.   Sign Up for Free Today

By | December 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments