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Core Web Vitals

Core Web Vitals…don’t forget about Desktop!

Mobile first! Back in Feb 2021 Steve Dennis and I discussed the then forthcoming Google page experience update for Mobile which was a pointer for the world to focus on what we all now know (or should know!) as “Core Web Vitals”, these being LCP, FID and CLS otherwise Google could ...
Retailers - Prepare your software for peak seasons

Retailers – Prepare your software for peak seasons!

As we move towards the end of 2020, we’re approaching the most wonderful (and stressful) time of the year where retailers are not only facing one holiday, but several! However, it’s never too late to develop a plan of action now and prepare your software for peak seasons. The final months ...

Accelerating streaming applications with load testing

Streaming content has become standard as internet connection speeds have increased over the past 20 years, both in the home and across mobile networks, but with end-users now expecting zero lag and only minimal buffering, it's more important than ever to conduct in-depth load testing to keep your content streaming ...

Maximising end user experience on virtual desktop environments

As consumers mobile technology is rising significantly however, corporate office users remain largely reliant on the desktop workstation. Change in IT environments has increased 86% since 2016 76% of IT performance issues are caused by change 71% of organisations report that performance metrics do not reflect “true user experience” Current ...

Does your Performance Testing deliver business value?

We delivered a Performance Testing lunch and learn session at the QAstionTime event on 24 June, hosted by our friends at Xpertise Recruitment. Slides are now available here and the recording is up on YouTube. As businesses adapt to embrace new technologies, or simply rely on their current tech to help them through ...

When did your performance testing last visit the doctor?

In a world where we rely so heavily on technology, applications and big data to carry out daily tasks, campaigns and deliverables efficiently, you would think that an IT health check is essential for most businesses. Just like us visiting the doctor for a regular check-up, your IT systems and ...