How a recent glitch in John Lewis’s domain registration process caused the disappearance of it's gift list website leading to adverse publicity and damaging their brand.
Last month, SciVisum clients and representatives from some of the UK’s leading companies, joined us at St Paul's to discuss the risks of re-platforming and wider web performance issues. Deloitte’s Digital Technology Director Hamish McFadyen opened the event sharing his re-platforming experience.
We give you the lowdown on progressive web apps and why they could be right for your business
Application Program Interfaces (APIs) have always been at the core of application development but as mobile usage has become increasingly dominant, development of the IoT and applications connecting more diverse services, so user experience has become more reliant on the performance of multiple APIs.
So 2018 has started with a bang, with the hardware chips powering our smartphones, PCs and web servers being revealed to have been subject to severe vulnerabilities for years. We take a look at the effect both Meltdown and Spectre have on your website’s performance.
With the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT), digital twin technology has evolved from its 2002 inception to a cost-effective means for businesses to create a virtual model of products, services, or even processes and represents an exciting new era for those with a passion for optimising performance.
Deri Jones SciVisum's CEO pins down his pick of 2018’s web and app technology trends and offers insight into the development and performance challenges they bring.
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It’s finally over. The peak period of website traffic has passed, with Black Friday 2017 accounting for an estimated £1.4 billion on online sales – a growth of nearly 12% from last year. Now, however, it’s time to assess how your website performed in comparison to others, and how you can overcome…
Rebranding a business is never a simple job and, when that business has been operating successfully for over 15 years, transforming the look and feel presents a significant challenge. At SciVisum, we decided that, in order to modernise the identity and establish an identity that encapsulates the ethos…
This October, we were joined over breakfast at St Paul’s Cathedral by a number of SciVisum clients, digital experts, and representatives from some of the UK’s leading companies. The event featured lively and information discussions, as well as a presentation from Office Depot’s Senior Product Manager,…
Earlier this month, the team at SciVisum decided to don their aprons and get baking in order to mark the return to our screens of the Great British Bake Off. But rather that simply fill up on baked goods, we chose to include fundraising for local charity, the Oliver Fisher Special Care Baby Trust. Bakers…
It's time for travel specialists to prepare for optimal performance at peak but are your load testing tools measuring realistic site behaviour? You can only base decisions on performance testing that’s intelligent enough to return accurate data and realistic metrics or you could be making a big mistake.
So, where should you be with your preparations now that Black Friday 2017 is merely weeks away? We take a look at the next stage of being ready for the onset of Black Friday traffic and how to ensure your business enjoys a successful period of trading.
With a vast range of load testing tools and services available we take a look at the benefits of outsourcing to a fully managed load testing service like SciVisum's. Here are eight reasons why outsourcing will reap greater benefits than self serve or DIY approaches to load testing.
We use two synthetic monitoring tools within our SV-Monitor service – Real Browser and Emulated to make sure all your needs are met. Both are highly effective monitoring tools and both run off the same portal interface. Take a look at our infographic to get to grips with the benefits of each tool.