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APImetrics Announces Results of New Study: Only 33% of APIs Performing at Optimal Level

SEATTLE, WA --(Marketwired - April 10, 2014) - APImetrics Inc., a Seattle-based cloud services provider of API performance management solutions, today announced the results of a new study indicating that only 33 percent of major OAuth APIs are performing at an optimal level. APImetrics CEO David O'Neill estimates that enterprise employment of sub-optimal APIs reduces the likelihood of users returning to their associated applications and web services by more than 15 percent. The full study, which was completed in cooperation with OAuth.io, can be accessed on the APImetrics website.

APImetrics is the creator of the first end-to-end API performance test solution. The APImetrics solution supplies multiple API stakeholders -- developers, enterprises, and API providers -- with the ability to model complex API scenarios, receive real-time performance monitoring data, and set-up custom alerts for when APIs are underperforming or simply failing.

"Our solution will allow API stakeholders to monitor the performance of APIs that are important to their business operations, significantly enhancing their ability to optimize the speed and accessibility of those APIs," said O'Neill. A previous study by APImetrics found that over half of the most widely-used APIs in existence failed over a 30-day period.

APImetrics also announced an enterprise reselling agreement with Radius Inc., a next-generation technology consulting company focused on the growing Internet of Things industry. "Radius is proud to partner with APImetrics to deliver our API Performance Monitoring Solution. We view API performance as an essential element for capitalizing on the growth of the Internet of Things and are thrilled to be working with David and the rest of the APImetrics team," said Anders Brown, Managing Director at Radius Inc.

Learn more about the APImetrics solution at: http://apimetrics.io/

About APImetrics Inc.:

APImetrics Inc. is the creator of the first end-to-end API performance test solution. Recognizing the critical importance of APIs to every application and web service in use today, the APImetrics performance test solution enables developers, enterprises, and API providers to model complex API scenarios, receive real-time performance monitoring data, and set-up custom alerts for when APIs important to them are either underperforming or simply failing. APImetrics is a privately held company based in Seattle, WA. Learn more at http://apimetrics.io/.

About Radius Inc.

Radius Inc. is a next-generation technology consulting company focused on the growing Internet of Things industry. With the global population of connected devices set to surpass 50 billion within the next decade, Radius combines strategic analysis with technical innovation across mobile, cloud, data and API platforms to architect custom software solutions for Fortune 500 clients around the world. Through these solutions, Radius helps customers capture, manage, and extract value from their growing volume of enterprise data. Radius was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Kirkland, Washington. Learn more at http://insideradius.com/.  

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