Crittercism. Announcing a New Site: Industry-First Mobile Benchmarks

From Crittercism  on October 22, 2014

What is

We are excited to introduce, which gives you up-to-date insight into the state of the mobile industry. These insights are based on aggregated (and anonymized) data from our mobile application performance management solution, which monitors over 1B users and tens of thousands of mobile apps. provides detailed information about the mobile landscape, including benchmark data about:

– Crash rates
– Latencies / responsiveness
– Adoption

The reports also show different factors such as platform, geographies, and devices that all affect end user experience. Below are example graphs and reports.

See crash rates and usage across major mobile platforms:


Understand how the top devices are performing:


Get insight into how responsiveness and latency vary by location and Carrier or WiFi networks:


Who should use this?

Since Crittercism began releasing data, such as the recent iOS 8 Performance Data, and Mobile Benchmark Reports, we have seen tremendous interest from many folks in the mobile industry.  We built help provide market level insight for practitioners, including:

– Industry experts interested in how the experience and performance on the latest devices, mobile platforms, or networks is trending
– Mobile developers, engineers, and operations teams that want to benchmark their app’s performance
– Mobile app business owners prioritizing mobile investments and trying to understand the relative health of their mobile portfolio
– …and anybody curious about mobile industry trying to understand global trends for mobile performance and experiences

What’s next? is available today.  Hop over to the site today and explore the mobile benchmark data.  We also plan to keep updating this over time with new reports to provide insight on new trends in mobile.

In addition, this data is the tip of the iceberg.  If you would like to get actionable insights about how your own mobile application is performing, then try Crittercism’s mobile application performance management solution today.


Compuware Launches 17 New International Benchmarks in Three Countries

New Compuware Gomez Benchmarks for France, Germany and the UK Include Banking, Insurance, Retail, Travel and Online Betting Industries

DETROIT April 14, 2011

Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ:CPWR), the technology performance company, today announced the launch of 17 new international Compuware Gomez Benchmarks that provide companies with valuable competitive and market-leader insight into web and mobile site performance.

Gomez Benchmarks, recognized as the standard in providing a comprehensive set of global independent web and mobile performance metrics, have expanded to include 17 new benchmarks in France, Germany and the UK. With the addition of these new benchmarks, Gomez now provides more than 61 benchmarks in Europe, testing 1,700 companies across France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the UK. The new benchmarks include:

• France Benchmarks: Banking (backbone and Last Mile), CAC40 (Last Mile), Insurance (backbone and Last Mile), Retail (backbone and Last Mile), Travel (Last Mile), Technology (Last Mile).• Germany Benchmarks: Insurance (backbone), Retail (backbone).

• UK Benchmarks: Online Betting (backbone and Last Mile): Casinos, Poker, Sports Book.

“In today’s competitive online marketplace, organizations must focus on improving web performance to meet customers’ expectations for fast and reliable online experiences. Benchmarking is a valuable tool in understanding the connection between web and mobile performance, business results and improved process discipline,” said Jonathan Ranger, Gomez Benchmark Practice Director at Compuware.

Gomez Benchmarks rank the web and mobile performance of companies across three key metrics – response time, availability and consistency – and are used by organizations to compare and track performance against competitors and market leaders; baseline and track performance over time; and as key indicators of success for business and IT site owners.

Gomez publishes hundreds of global web and mobile performance benchmarks based on more than 20 million monthly tests across 3,000 companies in 13 countries and include:

• Home Page Backbone Benchmarks: measure the performance of the website’s home page from the Internet Backbone.

• Home Page Last Mile Benchmarks: measure the performance of the home page from the end user’s desktop taking into account the real user’s connection speed.

• Transaction Benchmarks: measure the performance of a key business process such as ordering a product or making a stock trade.

• Mobile Benchmarks: measure the performance of mobile site’s home page on the largest carriers and top devices.

Gomez recently recognized the 2010 top performing web and mobile sites in six industries. To see the benchmark measurements of each winner’s 2010 web or mobile site performance, download the Best of the Web 2010: Compuware Gomez Web and Mobile Performance Awards comprehensive report.