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Building a 5-Star Reputation for Apps with Killer API Performance Discussed in Live Webinar by SmartBear and Apigee

SmartBear’s Ole Lensmar and Apigee’s Alan Ho Discuss Monitoring Mobile Applications and the All-Important APIs that Power Them – Thursday, June 27, 2013
Beverly, Mass. — June 20, 2013 — Ole Lensmar, Chief Architect at SmartBear Software, provider of software quality tools used by more than one million developers and testers worldwide, and Alan Ho, Director of Product at Apigee, the API company, discuss how to monitor mobile applications and APIs in the upcoming webinar, “App & API Performance: Building a 5-Star Reputation for your Apps,” on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Mobile apps are today's vehicle for e-commerce, and apps are powered by all-important APIs.

WHAT:           A Live Webinar, “App & API Performance: Building a 5-Star Reputation for your Apps,” by Apigee and SmartBear
WHEN:           Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
WHERE:         Register:
The app store rating is everything when it comes to how well an application does in the market. Ole Lensmar and Alan Ho discuss how to avoid the dreaded 1-star rating, how to make sure APIs don't compromise your app's performance and taking corrective action before apps earn a poor reputation. The webinar addresses performance issues that matter to users, as well as real-time user monitoring vs. synthetic user monitoring, third-party APIs and monitoring apps in real time.
Ole is co-developer of SoapUI, the world’s most used API testing tool with five million downloads and one million active users. Follow him on Twitter @olensmar. Alan focuses on delivering the app services and mobile analytics capabilities in the Apigee API platform. Follow him on Twitter @karlunho.   
SmartBear’s SoapUI is a cross-platform testing solution for Web services and APIs that allows software developers to rapidly create and run automated functional, regression, compliance and security tests. To try SoapUI for free, visit:
About Apigee
Apigee is the leading provider of API technology and services for enterprises and developers. Hundreds of companies including Walgreens, Bechtel, eBay, Pearson, and Gilt Groupe as well as tens of thousands of developers use Apigee to simplify the delivery, management and analysis of APIs and apps. Apigee's global headquarters are in Palo Alto, California, and it has offices in Bangalore, India; London, Austin and Detroit. To learn more, go to

About SmartBear Software

Supporting more than six million software professionals and over 22,000 companies in 194 countries, SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible while helping teams ship code at nearly impossible velocities. With products for API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications, SmartBear equips every development, testing and operations team member with the tools to ensure quality at every stage of the software cycle. For more information, visit:, or for the SmartBear community, go to: LinkedIn, Twitter or Facebook.

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