Paul Demery , Chief Technology Editor
COCONUT CREEK, Fla., July 10, 2007 - AlertSite, a leading provider of web performance measurement, systems monitoring and security vulnerability scanning services, announced today that LAMPS PLUS Inc. has chosen AlertSite for its web site monitoring service. AlertSite will provide web site monitoring for LampsPlus.com to ensure critical web-based services are always available and running at peak performance.
Established in 1976, LAMPS PLUS is the nation`s largest specialty lighting company, with over 40 state-of-the-art superstores throughout the western United States. Ranked 10th in the housewares/home furnishings category by Internet Retailer magazine, LAMPS PLUS carries the largest selection of functional and decorative indoor/outdoor lighting products.
“We tested and selected AlertSite over its competitors because of their tremendous services and customer support,” said Dan Stern, Director of Web Development for LAMPS PLUS. “Because of AlertSite monitoring data, we have improved our load time by a staggering 85 percent, which is significant when you’re the industry leader.”
AlertSite ensures its customers` web-based services are operational and secure. Its tracking performance metrics from multiple locations increases the accuracy with which AlertSite can identify problems with web site functionality and subsequently pinpoint whether they are unique to one customer or symptomatic of a larger issue across a specific geographic region.
“LAMPS PLUS has created a dynamic web site that impresses everyone who sees it, and it’s our job to both test it and make sure it’s always running at full capacity,” added Ken Gross, president and CEO of AlertSite.
AlertSite is a leading provider of web performance measurement, systems monitoring and security vulnerability scanning products and services that ensure a customer`s critical web-based services are always available and running at peak performance. AlertSite`s range of hosted Internet services benefits all types and sizes of businesses and organizations. www.alertsite.com.
Established in 1976, LAMPS PLUS is the nation’s leading specialty lighting company, serving millions of customers each year in stores and online. Headquartered in Southern California, LAMPS PLUS comprises 47 state-of-the-art showrooms, which carry the largest selection of home lighting and décor accessories along with a wide selection of ceiling fans.
The company’s range of services includes installation by licensed and insured electricians, free in-home lighting consultations, and in-store lighting seminars provided by American Lighting Association Certified Lighting Designers. ALA certified designers are available in every store, by phone or by online chat at LampsPlus.com.