Make sure your website and mobile apps can handle whatever customers throw at them. CloudTest lets you stress test your environment to ensure that your site or app is ready for any sudden spikes in traffic. Our engineers help you design your test at any scale or stage of production and interpret the results. You’ll see what the problems are and where they originate, so you can fix them before they affect customers.
CloudTest from Akamai is one of the largest, highly scalable, global load testing platforms to help you quickly validate if your business is ready for success on that big day. It allows you to safely simulate your largest events in production with precise control, while producing a live analysis of what your site or app is capable of on your big day, and helping you drill down to the source of any performance bottlenecks.
It is a powerful combination of technology and talent that allows you to leverage load testing software as a service, while being supported by our best-in-class performance engineers with a collective 200-plus years of load testing experience.
It is also available as a subscription (without services) for integrated always-on load testing in production.
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CloudTest facilitates rapid test creation without coding and helps get a true picture of user experiences by showing how your systems respond to sudden spikes in user activity.
Stay in Control
Dynamic control on the load and ability to identify, isolate, and fix bottlenecks in real time allows you to confidently test in production.
Trust the Experts
Build, provision, and run tests, and receive deep, actionable insights on test results in collaboration with expert performance engineers.
Plan for big promotions or sale days, live events, release of popular content, a big game launch, or a live stream of a match — with bulletproof end-to-end infrastructure to handle the flash crowds.
Address risks that can lead to loss of transactional or advertising revenue, reduced viewership, poor customer experiences, or negative brand perception.
Elastic, Globally Distributed Environment
Accurately test your infrastructure with geographically dispersed loads. Our Global Test Cloud generates realistic production volume from locations that represent your actual user base.
Visual Test Creation
Object-based scripting allows you to insert conditionals and loops; nest actions; set parameters, variables, and validations; and reuse and combine tests — all without code.
Visual Playback Editor
Drag and drop test cases into tracks to be executed on various cloud or on-premise locations. Configure virtual users, geographic origin, repeats, ramp-ups, and pacing with just a few clicks.
Use built-in dashboards, or quickly customize your own using a drag-and-drop interface to see what’s important to you. Merge analytics, including third-party data from monitoring tools, for a single view of performance.
Increase or decrease load during a test with real-time analytics. Pause the ramp to address issues or allow servers to recover. Recreate business cases by dynamically changing your test profile to mimic promotions or outages.
Quickly identify issues with up-to-the-second accuracy, under any load, with CloudTest real-time streaming dashboards.
Managed load testing as a service
Prepare for peak events both planned and unplanned (flash) by understanding app infrastructure scalability. With CloudTest, plan for promotions or holiday sales by bulletproofing your websites and mobile apps with the help of expert performance engineers by your side.
Integrated always-on load testing in production
Leverage CloudTest as a self-service subscription license to plug into continuous integration (CI) tools for automated “shift-left” testing. Understand exactly how your new website or mobile apps will perform under peak load with globally distributed locations and scale on demand.
CloudTest Overview Video
Are you ready for peak traffic? Learn how Akamai can help you prepare by load testing to uncover bottlenecks before your customers are affected.
Testing Strategies for Peak Readiness
Every online business needs to be prepared for all planned and unplanned traffic spikes throughout the year. That’s why we created this guide to share performance testing wisdom on how to prepare for both expected and unexpected traffic.
How Web and Mobile Performance Optimize Conversion and User Experience
Consumers demand a reliable buying experience on your website, and if you fail to meet those expectations they’re off to your competitors. How can you ensure a consistently-great experience for growing numbers of customers — even during peak traffic?
Watch this webinar: Quality of experience and consumer trust are critical to the success of financial services organizations. Learn why performance testing at scale is absolutely critical to ensure that new apps and online services are ready for prime time.Learn More