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Largest Volume Testing Software Vendor Reaches 5 Million Downloads, 1 Million Developer Users and More than 200,000 Customers

SmartBear Software, the world’s largest volume supplier of free-to-try testing software including TestComplete, LoadComplete, CodeCollaborator, SoapUI and more, boasts more than one million developers using its award-winning software quality tools. Last year, the company reached five million downloads, serving more than 200,000 customers with one of the largest free user communities in enterprise software. Industry dominating website performance monitoring tool, AlertSite, measured more than 1.3 billion website pages during the last year. Additionally, SmartBear’s SoapUI continues as the most used testing software solution in the world.

“More than one million developers, testers and operations professionals are using SmartBear tools to ensure the quality and performance of their desktop, mobile, Web and cloud-based applications,” said Joe Krivickas, CEO at SmartBear. “Increasingly, companies are seeing the competitive advantage and the importance of having the most robust, stable and well-understood APIs— a driving factor in our No. 1 testing software volume status.”

APIs are rapidly moving to the forefront of modern software architectures, giving business owners unprecedented flexibility to adapt to new technologies, devices and business opportunities. SmartBear is actively helping developers to establish a testing and monitoring strategy, ensuring they have the best APIs for both providers and consumers. The SmartBear tools allow developers to thoroughly test APIs before making them public, load test them to ensure they can handle customers’ demands, and then monitor them to ensure they continue to perform optimally.

To join the one million developers already gaining business advantage with SmartBear testing, development and web performance tools, visit www.smartbear.com and trial any of the products for free.

About SmartBear Software

More than one million developers, testers and operations professionals use SmartBear tools to ensure the quality and performance of their APIs, desktop, mobile, Web and cloud-based applications. With 5 million downloads and counting, SmartBear products are easy to use and deploy, affordable and available for free trial at the website. Learn more about SmartBear, the company’s award-winning tools or join the active user community at http://www.smartbear.com, on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @smartbear or Google+

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