November 04, 2011 14:14 ET

Apica Signs on as Gold Sponsor for RightScale Conference 2011; Apica CEO Sven Hammar to Present

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 4, 2011) -

  • Apica Among Gold Sponsors for RightScale User Conference
  • Apica CEO Sven Hammar to Present on Performance in the Cloud

Apica, a leading load testing and performance-monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, today announced its gold sponsorship at the RightScale user conference, as well as its participation by CEO Sven Hammar who will present there. The RightScale Conference takes place November 8-9, 2011 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Apica announced a partnership with RightScale to deliver application performance excellence in the cloud this past June.

Every day, we read stories about websites crashes and failures from major retailers to iconic technology brands to multi-national airlines and beyond. This presentation, by Apica CEO Sven Hammar, will provide a review of the importance of employing a strategic load testing and performance monitoring strategy to ensure that your web applications don't become another failure statistic. While outlining the actionable benefits of performance testing and analysis, Sven will also touch on the common mistakes, present day situations that hit the headlines and best practices to maintaining optimal web performance and avoiding system crashes.

"Performance Does Matter - Five Key Elements to Consider in the Cloud" presentation

Sven Hammar, CEO of Apica

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. PT

RightScale Conference, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA

To register for the event, please visit:

Helpful Links

Follow Apica on Twitter:!/ApicaSystems

Tweet this: @apicasystems Apica to sponsor and present on performance in the cloud at RightScale Conference on Nov 9

About Apica
Apica is a leading provider of load testing and performance monitoring solutions that test, monitor and optimize cloud and mobile applications. More than 250 customers, including Newsday, PricewaterhouseCoopers, eBay Sweden and Thomas Cook, use Apica for the highest possible performance standards globally and in the cloud. Apica's products are uniquely designed for cloud infrastructure and have performed some of the largest published load tests ever conducted. Apica WebExcellence Suite includes Apica LoadTest, Apica WebPerformance and Apica WebOverload, for testing applications for maximum capacity, real-time performance, improved load times and protection from peak load. Apica was founded in 2005 and is based both in Stockholm, Sweden and Palo Alto, Calif., with offices in the UK. To learn more about Apica, visit

Contact Information