New Features

User Timings: Measure What Matters to You

Have you ever wanted to go beyond measuring Speed Index or page load, and instead measure a specific event like when an ad is displayed or when a 3rd party script has loaded? Today we are happy to announce that Rigor now supports the User Timing API. In this post,

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New Features

New Feature: Evergreen Chrome Browser

Today, we are excited to announce the launch of Chrome 67 and evergreen Chrome browser support in Rigor’s Digital Experience Lifecycle Management platform. What exactly is evergreen browser support? Starting today, Rigor users that select Chrome for their real browser checks will be automatically upgraded to new versions of the

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New Features

Accurately Measure Your UX with Chrome

Customers are the lifeblood of your business. This is why we believe that monitoring the experience of the end user should be the top priority. To properly monitor and forecast a site’s performance and your user’s experience, you need to ensure you measure your site the way your users actually

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New Features

New Feature: Comparison Reports by Rigor

Collecting performance data is important for baselining, establishing performance budgets, and measuring performance KPIs over time. These metrics are a valuable component of improving your web performance, but in isolation, metrics can only give part of your performance picture. Combining and comparing metrics, on the other hand, can provide a

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New Features

Product Update: Notifications Improvements

We all know that performance defects can greatly hamper your user’s experience. While it’s better to catch performance defects before they are released live into production, this doesn’t always happen. When a performance issue is live, it’s important for the right people on your team to know as quickly as

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New Features

New Datadog Alert Integration

One of the most popular customer requests in Rigor’s Idea Exchange is tighter integration between our alerts and third-party services. To help facilitate this, we introduced Alert Webhooks in 2015, which allow you to notify an API endpoint when a Rigor check fails. This is a critical feature, since organizations need to react quickly

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New Features

Monitor Rigor with our New System Status Page

We are happy to announce the release of our new public facing system status page! While we always strive for perfection at Rigor, we also understand the realities of the digital world. Systems may go down, partners may have troubles, or maintenance may need to occur. The Rigor System Status

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New Features

New Feature: Bulk Check Creation and Management

Monitoring is essential to ensuring that digital properties are performing and functional. Because digital performance monitoring works best if you are watching all key areas of your sites and applications, customers rely on Rigor to provide ongoing insight as to the performance of their sites. This is important for companies

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New Features

New Feature: Optimization Powered by RBCv3

Web development teams that focus monitoring and improvement activities solely on application availability miss many opportunities for improvement. To help address this gap, Rigor’s Optimization platform is all about finding and translating specific performance problems in your app into actionable steps you can take to improve overall performance. Rigor continues

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APIs, New Features

Introducing Rigor’s FREE API Tester

At Rigor, we love testing the functionality and performance of APIs. In fact, we literally wrote an e-Book on it! That’s why we are excited to announce the beta release of APITester.com! API Tester is the easiest way to test and collaborate on web APIs. What API Tester Does API Tester provides

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New Features

Powering up Rigor’s Test Check

Today Rigor is launching a new workflow for testing checks that is faster, easier, and more comprehensive. While improving how users can test a check sounds boring and unsexy, it actually provides a ton of value. Why? Simple. Customers get more value out of performance monitoring when they have more

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New Features

Trending Performance with Snapshot History Graphs

Today we are releasing Snapshot History Graphs, a new feature that allows you to see how critical KPIs such as defects, performance score, and content size are changing over time. This insight is essential when updating or rolling out new versions of your site, because it enables you to see if

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