Akamai vs SmartBear

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Akamai
Based on 39 reviews.
SmartBear
Based on 172 reviews.
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AlertSite vs. Akamai mPulse
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Akamai mPulse vs. AlertSite
Updated: November 2022
Overview
Akamai Technologies, Inc. is a content delivery network or CDN and cloud services provider headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Akamai's content delivery network is one of the world's largest distributed computing platforms, responsible for serving between 15 and 30 percent of all web traffic. The company operates a network of servers around the world and rents capacity on these servers to customers who want their websites to work faster by distributing content from locations close to the user. Over the years their customers have included Apple, Facebook, Bing, Twitter and healthcare.gov. When a user navigates to the URL of an Akamai customer, their browser is redirected to one of Akamai's copies of this website, almost entirely invisible to the vast majority of its users.
SmartBear Software is a software company which provides tools for software developers, quality assurance engineers and IT professionals. SmartBear Software is the unification of AutomatedQA, Eviware, the original Smart Bear Software and Pragmatic Software. Currently, SmartBear provides code review, automated testing, performance/load testing, API testing, performance profiling and development management tools. These include:
Sample Customers
Akamai CloudTest
Chester Zoo
Akamai mPulse
Nordstrom, Gatwick, DirecTV, MSN, SquareSpace, SAP, Lenovo, Hallmark, myspace, Intuit, Kentucky Derby, Toys "R" Us, Netflix, Newsweek, The Washington Post, Lowe's, Nike, REI, Apple, Sears, Verizon, Wendy's, Huawei
AlertSite
JetBlue, Payless ShoeSource, Hilton Inc., StubHub, Symantec, Newegg, Sapient, AstraZeneca, Dell, Quest Diagnostics
SmartBear LoadNinja
Falafel Software
ReadyAPI Performance
Mercedes-Benz, Adobe, Hilton Hotels, The Home Depot
ReadyAPI
Healthcare Data Solutions (HDS)
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Computer Software Company
20%
Financial Services Firm
17%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Retailer
5%
Computer Software Company
21%
Comms Service Provider
17%
Financial Services Firm
10%
Government
7%
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