Outstanding website performance earns top honor in brokerage category
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Scottrade, Inc., the leading investing services company, has been named
a 2013 Compuware Best of the Web Gold Award winner for superior website
performance. Compuware recognizes the ‘best of the best’ companies
annually based on the average response time, availability and
consistency of their sites throughout the previous year.
“Scottrade’s Web page navigation speed is optimized for fast trading,”
said Ian Patterson, Scottrade’s chief information officer. “Scottrade
performs a regular and rigorous review of our Web performance each day
in an effort to provide the consistent, quality trading experience that
our clients expect.”
Because Scottrade recognizes that clients rely on a seamless trading
experience to take advantage of opportunities in the market, the company
reviews download and transaction speeds daily. Scottrade’s deep
understanding of the markets, coupled with proactive dialogue with its
partners, enables the company to continually improve Web performance and
set industry best practices.
“The stakes are higher than ever before to optimize the business value
of every digital transaction,” said John Van Siclen, General Manager of
Compuware’s APM business unit. “The 2013 Best of the Web award winners
like Scottrade are focused on executing a performance optimization
strategy that delivers a competitive advantage in online experience and
digital customer interaction.”
The fifth annual Best of the Web: 2013 Compuware Application Performance
Awards ranks leaders in website performance across five industries –
retail, banking, brokerage, travel and insurance – based on Compuware’s
Benchmark performance analysis for 2013.
About Scottrade, Inc.
A leading investing services company founded in 1980, Scottrade’s
mission is to help remove barriers to clients’ financial success.
Through a large, nationwide branch network, Scottrade partners with
millions of clients, offering them the solutions and support they need
to take control of their long-term investing and trading needs. For
more, visit about.scottrade.com,
or talk to us via
social media. Member FINRA/SIPC.
APM is the leader in a new generation of application performance
management. Unlike traditional APM solutions that are heavy, difficult
and reactive, Compuware APM is light, smart and proactive. Compuware APM
is built to manage the complexity of today’s most challenging modern
applications including mobile, cloud, big data and SOA. Compuware APM
optimizes and monitors tens of thousands of applications for more than
5,000 customers, large and small, around the globe. Through the lens of
end-user experience, our customers enjoy faster performance, proactive
problem resolution, accelerated time-to-market and reduced application
management costs through smarter analytics, advanced APM automation and
a unique performance lifecycle foundation.
Lizzie Curry, 314-965-1555 x1622
Source: Scottrade, Inc.