Nouvola today announced that it has become an Advanced Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN). The Advanced designation is the highest level an APN Technology Partner can achieve, and it underscores Nouvola's ongoing commitment to serving AWS customers by providing proactive performance and load testing for their web, mobile, and API applications.
cPacket Networks is a company that develops high speed network performance monitoring systems. Thecompany develops its own ASICs and builds complete systems that leverage the unique capabilities of the HW.
The performance of cPacket’s system is of utmost importance to its users. The system itself has a distributed architecture and collects data from many endpoints in the network. Because of the nature of the architecture, performance bottlenecks can occur in multiple places. Nouvola makes it possible for cPacket to continuously test performance to ensure that the introduction of new hardware and software does not degrade the user experience, and to enable ongoing performance optimization of cPacket’s solution on multiple layers.
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The need for performance testing APIs is becoming more and more critical, as the use of open APIs continues to expand. In the modern API economy, APIs are used everywhere for applications to communicate and integrate. New methodologies like microservices architectures are based on APIs, and the most common architecture today is Restful APIs.
The holidays are a busy time for many companies. And while that brings an exciting window of opportunity, it can also mean also more challenges to be prepared for.
More traffic on a website is good, but will your infrastructure be good enough for it? And your software? Is there a way to find it out before it hits your application or website? And how can you know before the next holiday rush?
We thoroughly enjoyed engaging with some of the speakers and attendees throughout the event – there were so many stimulating in-person interactions and exchanges of novel ideas on the topics of performance testing and continuous testing.
Instant notification anyone? We believe in an API-centric world. Hence we are very excited to introduce Nouvola WebHooks, a very powerful yet simple mechanism for web communications that expands our API capabilities.
What is a Webhook?
A webhook lets a developer provide a URL to which an API will send data.
Sometimes people call webhooks web callbacks, but essentially a webhook lets you skip a step. With most APIs there is a request followed by a response. No request is required for a webhook, it just sends the data when they are available.
We are excited to announce the availability of Nouvola on AWS Marketplace. Access to Nouvola DiveCloud via the Marketplace makes payment and purchasing process really straightforward, leaving you more time to do what you like the best - writing fast code.
If you sign up for Nouvola through AWS Marketplace, the Nouvola subscription will be simply integrated into your AWS bill. Both monthly subscriptions and yearly contracts are available, with a simple click. No more paperwork! Enjoy the turnkey convenience and start integrating performance and load tests into your dev process today.
Ensuring effective performance testing requires tight integration with the release process. Integrating and automating tests into the continuous integration flow enables teams to catch issues earlier and test their code against real-world traffic scenarios before it's released to production.
As part of our commitment to support continuous testing for our DevOps users, we are excited to announce Nouvola’s new integration with TeamCity. TeamCity provides a CI solution for build management and continuous integration. The solution is quite popular for its great out-of-the-box experience and superb integrated dashboard.
This is an account of how Nouvola helped scale Validated’s infrastructure without ambiguity and with the confidence that it would perform at peak efficiency during a nationwide U.S. rollout that coincided with Validated appearance on Shark Tank.
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More users around the world are accessing the internet via mobile devices than from desktop computers. As traffic moves increasingly towards mobile networks, it is imperative for mobile apps to perform well under a variety of network conditions. Should network conditions deteriorate, apps must be robust enough to degrade subtly without surprises to the user.
This is precisely why we are introducing Nouvola Network Emulation, which complements our already feature-rich mobile performance testing solution. With Nouvola Network Emulation, you can simulate the behavior of mobile networks within your performance or load tests, and see exactly how your apps perform under different conditions. Best of all, Network Emulation will now be included at no additional charge with your paid Nouvola subscription. Say goodbye to the need for expensive, numerous mobile devices and emulators!