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The retailers led Internet Explorer and Firefox tests, respectively.
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Overstock.com finished in first place among large retailers in January Internet Explorer availability tests, says Compuware Gomez. Last month, the retailer posted an availability score of 100% on Internet Explorer. Amazon.com and Williams-Sonoma.com finished atop Firefox testing with 100% availability.
Three e-commerce sites—Amway.com, JCPenney.com and Williams-Sonoma.com—tied for second for Internet Explorer tests with a score of 99.99% availability. CDW.com, HPShopping.com and OfficeMax.com came next, tied at 99.98%.
Gap.com came in second place in Firefox testing with a 99.99% availability rating. Six retailers tied for third place with a score of 99.98%.
The average Internet Explorer availability for the 23 retailers measured in January was 99.89%, according to the Compuware Gomez Benchmarks study. The average Firefox availability for the same group of retailers last month was 99.90%.
Availability is determined by the percentage of tests that load correctly. Click here for the full test results.