Under pressure to deliver dynamic content and high-performing web applications, developers and operations managers are turning to web performance testing tools to work smarter and faster. Responding to consumer demand for rich, innovative web services and the needs of business owners for easy-to-implement, affordable solutions, more and more IT professionals are using web application testing and monitoring software as a simple yet effective way of mitigating the risks associated with unpredictable website performance.
Intelligent web performance testing tools enable organizations to not only test site performance but also proactively monitor and optimize site performance, accelerating troubleshooting efforts and helping them bring new functionality to market faster.
The variety of web performance testing tools on the market can make choosing the right solution for your company difficult. Products range from solutions focused on application functionality and usability—or the front-end experience—to performance testing tools that concentrate on the back-end infrastructure such as web service performance testing solutions stress and load testing software.
For organizations that want the best of both worlds, a comprehensive performance testing platform that attends to the entire web application delivery chain may be the best choice. Purchasing several individual web performance testing tools, which are limited in scope and incapable of addressing user experience issues alongside infrastructure-related problems, may be more costly and cumbersome in the long run.
Dynatrace, the leaders in a new generation of APM, have developed a complete performance management solution for web and mobile applications that goes beyond one-sided web performance testing tools. Bringing together advanced synthetic testing and real user monitoring capabilities with deep-dive application performance monitoring software, our product line provides you with all of the tools you need to validate your code and architecture, manage the overall performance of your websites and offer your customers a consistently positive user experience.