Everest Leverages NeoLoad to Load Test Business Critical Applications using Adobe Flex and Other New Technologies

Los Angeles-Adobe Max Conference – October 25, 2010

Neotys, a leader in easy-to-use, cost effective load testing tools for web applications, today announced that Everest Technologies, a leading IT solutions provider in Ohio, has recently become a Neotys Certified Partner and is using Neotys’ NeoLoad for stress and performance testing of its customer’s large scale web applications including Adobe Flex based applications among others.

Everest Technologies provides top quality systems and software design, architecture, development, testing and implementation services to clients in a variety of industrial, commercial, and governmental environments. The company is recognized as a premier IT solution provider in Ohio and focuses on creative and technically superior consulting services tailored to meet the individual needs of clients.

NeoLoad is a load and stress testing solution designed specifically for web and RIA applications. It is easy to use, cost effective and fully supports the latest Adobe Technologies including, Adobe Flex including PUSH and Adobe RTMP/RTMPT. NeoLoad also supports all web and application server technologies including J2EE, .NET, PHP, AJAX, SOAP, FLASH, FLEX, GWT and Oracle Forms. NeoLoad was recently showcased during an Adobe webinar about how the tool is LiveCycle workspace-aware. The webinar is called “Load Testing LiveCycle Workspace ES2-based Long-Lived Orchestrations.” Interested parties can watch the on-demand webinar here.

Everest has provided web application load and stress testing services with NeoLoad to many clients for the past three years. Some recent engagements include:

  • Large Fine Accessories Retailer – Everest identified severe bottlenecks in this retailer’s online storefront using NeoLoad, and was able to resolve major issues to get the site back up and running for a 75,000 concurrent user load.
  • Large Specialty Retailer – Everest utilized many of NeoLoad’s monitors and plug-in modules to perform a realistic load test for this large specialty retailer of women’s clothing. The client was able to gauge the effect a 50,000 concurrent user load would have on its environment, and use this information to tune the multiple tiers of the environment to be ready for the holiday shopping season.
  • City of Columbus – Everest tested City of Columbus‘ Lawson Human Resources application using NeoLoad. These tests were conducted from a remote site with a direct connection to the City’s target environment.
  • State of Ohio Election 2008 – NeoLoad was used to stress test Ohio’s Election Night Reporting web application. In a very short time, Everest was able to quickly create multiple virtual users using NeoLoad’s easy to use interface.

Bob Malik, vice president of Everest Technologies said, “Load and performance testing has been a key focus for us in the past seven years. This is the reason why premier customers look to us for assistance with their critical applications. We use NeoLoad extensively for our customers’ applications because it is easy to use, requires no scripting and performs extremely well. We became a Neotys certified partner because no other tool on the market provides NeoLoad’s stellar performance at such a cost-effective price point. In addition, the company’s customer support is one of the best we have experienced. They are great to work with, knowledgeable and responsive.”

“Everest Technologies is a top notch services organization with many years of experience in application development, QA and testing. We are thrilled the company has become a certified partner,” said Stephane Jammet, vice president of sales and business development, Neotys. “Our goal is to continue to work with companies like Everest by offering powerful cost effective load and stress testing tools, which leverages their ability to help customers get Web applications get to market.”

Neotys is exhibiting at the Adobe Max Conference at booth 312.

For more information contact:

Elyse Familant
George Cohen Communications

About Neotys:
Since 2005, Neotys has been helping its clients in more than 60 countries to ensure their applications‘ reliability, performance and quality. NeoLoad, load testing solution, ensures better efficiency enabling users to perform tests faster, while providing pertinent analyses and full support for all new technologies. At each stage of a project, Neotys consultants are on hand to guide users, thereby ensuring the successful deployment of applications.
For more information about Neotys and NeoLoad visit: www.neotys.com or contact or (603)429-9402.

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