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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

SmartBear is behind the software that empowers developers, testers, and operations engineers at over 20,000 of the world’s most innovative organizations including Adobe, JetBlue, MasterCard, and Microsoft. More than 6 million people use our tools to build, test, and monitor great software, faster. Our high-impact tools are easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to use. These tools are backed by a team of people passionate about helping you create software that transforms our world. Those tools are SmartBear tools. That team is SmartBear. For more information, visit:, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.

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