September 12, 2006, 12:00 AM

Big retailers deliver steady performance in August

The largest web retailers provided a consistent web performance in August, says Gomez Inc. 30 retailers achieved a consistency rating of excellent in July, compared to 12 with “good,” 6 with “fair” and two with “poor.”

The largest web retailers provided a consistent web performance in August, says Gomez Inc. 30 retailers achieved a consistency rating of excellent in July, compared to 12 with “good,” 6 with “fair” and two with “poor.” The largest web retailers provided a consistent web performance in August, says Gomez Inc.

30 retailers achieved a consistency rating of excellent in July, compared to 12 with “good,” 6 with “fair” and two with “poor.”

The consistency ratings take into account differences in the speed of web page delivery across multiple visits and the frequency a retail site is unavailable because of downtime. The variability of response time and the number of minutes out are combined to create each retailer’s consistency rating, Gomez explains.

 

  Top 50 Web Site Consistency Benchmark
June 1, 2006 - June 30, 2006
 
 
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