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Announcing Transactions and Transaction Timing

Posted by Product Update on Oct 7, 2016 10:28:13 AM

What really impacts the user experience is transaction time

In many cases, individual response time (per request) and average response time across all http requests are not very meaningful. What really impacts the user experience is the transaction time. Usually, this corresponds to the time spent loading a web page, i.e. a group of requests, or a group of logical steps that corresponds to a user click, or an end-to-end sequence. For example a transaction could be:

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Announcing Advanced Data Correlation and Randomization

Posted by Product Update on Aug 5, 2016 11:38:26 AM

Modeling complex transactions just got easier

Worried about authentication flows in your load tests? Time-sensitive tokens? Unique parameters associated to requests? Headers and URL randomization? Worry no more.

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Nouvola announces Mobile Performance Testing solution

Posted by Product Update on May 4, 2016 9:42:15 AM

Back in January, we predicted one of the major performance testing trends in 2016 would be a steadily increasing focus on mobile. So it might not come as a surprise that one of the latest major enhancements at Nouvola is more robust mobile performance testing.

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Announcing Randomized GETs. Modeling the Real World

Posted by Product Update on Feb 23, 2016 3:26:00 PM

Loyal customers would be quick to move to a different product if your software fails under load. Today, performance testing is more important than ever.

When creating a performance test, one of the main challenges is having a single test representing the behavior of a group of real users. Real users take different actions and select different values and different assets as they interact with your software.

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Test Results Comparison - See the Performance Impact of Each Code Change

Posted by Product Update on Jan 15, 2016 1:32:34 PM
 
Establishing a performance baseline is critical to being able to effectively manage the performance of your applications over time. If there's no baseline, it's a lot more difficult to discern the performance impact of any given code change or release.
 
Fortunately, Nouvola DiveCloud offers a simple way to establish the baseline - and measure differences in performance over time. We call it the "test results comparison" feature and, as you'd expect, it enables you to compare different instances of test results generated from the same test plan.
 
Here's how it works:
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Behind the scenes of a Web slowdown: What Nouvola DiveCloud reveals

Posted by Product Update on Sep 29, 2015 4:54:06 PM

From the user perspective, website crashes (and page slowdowns for that matter) are pretty simple. A user doesn’t care why the page crashed: She just wants to get what she needs. And so, in a matter of seconds she may be off the poorly performing site and looking elsewhere.

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Testing gets easier than ever with the Nouvola DiveCloud plugin for Jenkins.

Posted by Product Update on Sep 16, 2015 4:28:21 PM

Integration with the release process is a must for performance testing to be used effectively. The ability to automate everything from code to production is a critical requirement for any development team.

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Introducing the latest DiveCloud feature - API testing

Posted by Product Update on Sep 1, 2015 10:13:35 AM

Now it's as easy as ever to test API’s with DiveCloud and DiveProxy. Nouvola DiveProxy can turn your API’s workflows in DiveCloud sessions.

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Announcing Nouvola Geo Location - Generate traffic from around the world.

Posted by Product Update on Jul 23, 2015 7:56:19 AM

Get Ready for International – Generate Traffic From Around the World

Before you launch your web application around the globe, make sure you can deliver the best user experience possible. Are you launching in Europe and need to know beforehand if your software is up to the challenge? Geo Location enables you to run locale-specific testing, evaluate performance before you launch in a different continent, ensure consistent speed and scalability from region to region. You can also split your traffic across multiple regions when you run tests.

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GitHub Plug-In Now Available

Posted by Product Update on Nov 13, 2014 12:23:00 PM

Taking The “Deploy And Hope” Out of GitHub And Continuous Integrations

Nouvola brings you higher quality GitHub deployments.

Here at Nouvola we’re always working to help you have greater reassurance that your applications will perform the way you hope. Not to mention doing it in the simplest and most efficient way possible. We’ll keep you safe and save you time.

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