BlazeMeter Named a 2012 Emerging Vendor
by CRN and UBM Channel
Tel-Aviv, ISRAEL, August 28, 2012 – BlazeMeter, provider of the Apache JMeter based load testing cloud, today announced it has been selected by UBM Channel and CRN as a 2012 Emerging Technology Vendor. The annual list features the most innovative vendors who not only deliver technology that is easy to use, but can generate the high margins solution providers require. The vendors that make up the CRN Emerging Technology Vendor list were founded in 2006 or later, have revenue under $1 billion and have an active U.S. channel strategy.
Among these Emerging Vendors are companies that have already established themselves in their market segment and others that are already making an impact despite a recent launch. Each organization on the list represents a new partnership and a go-to-market opportunity for solution providers looking to identify new vendor partners.
BlazeMeter entered the market less than a year ago, filling the gap to provide developers ways to quickly and seamlessly create comprehensive load tests. BlazeMeter’s out-of-the-box load testing environment offers its advanced commercial grade analytics and test management tools, on a self-service load testing cloud. These advanced tools help developers compare reports, metrics and KPIs, quickly bring applications into production and all with a time to test of less than 5 minutes.
“Emerging doesn't mean what it used to,” said Kelley Damore, VP, Editorial Director, UBM Channel. “And this collection of up-and-comers and new-to-the-game vendors is on an upward trajectory that a host of young companies that preceded them could barely imagine. With new innovations like cloud computing and virtualization speeding up the pace of innovation, and technology mainstays like storage and networking branching off into new directions, this list encapsulates a tectonic technology shift where the recently founded are starting to rule the roost and become household names much more quickly than in the past. We congratulate each vendor on the list and congratulate them for placing an emphasis on innovation and ease of use, features that are the hallmark of any successful channel offering.”
“BlazeMeter is proud to be included on CRN’s coveted Emerging Technology List for 2012” Said Alon Girmonsky, Founder & CEO of BlazeMeter. “We will continue to provide the most comprehensive combination of tools for the development and performance testing of websites and web applications.”
Final selection to the Emerging Technology Vendor list was made by the CRN editorial team after a review of submitted information. To view a sample of the list and read the editorial accompaniment visit www.CRN.com.
BlazeMeter is a self-service, load testing cloud, 100% compatible with open source Apache JMeter™, the popular performance testing framework. An optimal solution for developers and Quality Assurance (QA) professionals, BlazeMeter provides an enterprise grade, out-of-the-box JMeter environment with unlimited load testing capacity, comprehensive, interactive real-time reporting and sophisticated result analysis and recommendations. Build a dedicated, virtual load testing lab in the cloud in a matter of minutes, requiring only a browser with a choice of 7 multi-geo locations, including California, Virginia, Oregon, Tokyo, Ireland, Singapore and Sao Paulo.
Signup to BlazeMeter is free and no credit card is required. A lifetime free tier enables users to run limited size tests free of charge.
Among BlazeMeter’s customers are first tier enterprises including banks, government agencies, gaming and more. For more information please visit www.blazemeter.com, subscribe to the JMeter Cloud Blog and follow the company on Twitter: http://twitter.com/BlazeMeter
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