September 12, 2012, 11:35 AM

HP and Toys ‘R’ Us lead August availability ratings

The retailers topped Internet Explorer and Firefox availability testing, respectively.

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HPShopping and Toys 'R' Us came out on top in August availability testing by Compuware Gomez. had the best availability score in Internet Explorer testing among large retailers measured in August, says Compuware Gomez. Last month, the retailer posted 100% Internet Explorer availability. topped Firefox availability rankings at 100%. finished second behind in Internet Explorer tests with 99.97% availability. (99.95%) was next, followed by (99.90%), and and (tied at 99.89%).

In Firefox testing, five retailers (,,,, tied in second place behind with a 99.99% availability score for the month.

The average Internet Explorer availability score among the 19 retailers measured in August was 99.55%. The same group of retailers produced an average Firefox score of 99.65%.

Availability is determined by the percentage of tests that load correctly.

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