Free Mobile APM Offering Extends Compuware APM Leadership Across Native Mobile, Mobile Web and Web Applications SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Compuware Corporation (Nasdaq:CPWR), the technology performance company delivering a new generation of application performance management (APM), today announced the release of the Compuware APM Mobile Application Monitoring Free Edition at the Velocity 2013 Conference (booth #408). With this release, Compuware offers the first and only free mobile performance management solution for native mobile applications that combines performance, crash and usage analytics in a unified platform. This is the most comprehensive solution of its kind available for understanding mobile application user experience, performance and user behavior. Compuware's free mobile solution delivers unprecedented value across mobile development, testing and production teams and can be deployed in minutes. The free offering allows organizations to optimize, troubleshoot and manage business-critical native mobile apps. Customers get immediate insight into end-user responsiveness, crash analysis down to the line of code, and performance analysis by geography, carrier and more. "Modern mobile applications have become far more business critical as consumers increasingly utilize mobile devices for online transactions. So having a dependable tool to ensure mobile application integrity is crucial," said Julie Craig, Research Director of Application Management at Enterprise Management Associates. "Compuware's new Mobile Application Monitoring Free Edition is one of the few free mobile tools available from a large, established APM vendor and the only one that delivers deep visibility into client-side glitches in native applications. It puts a quality product within reach of mobile development shops of every size. The combination of performance, crash and usage analytics enables application owners to make better decisions when prioritizing remediation efforts. This a major step forward for Compuware's mobile freemium strategy, and one that has significant value for customers and prospects."