Walmart Labs Acquires Torbit To Make Their Website Faster

Posted Jul 24, 2013


Walmart Labs
has acquired a company to help improve the Walmart.com website.  The team behind Torbit has joined Walmart today.  The terms of the deal was undisclosed.  Torbit is a company that helps you accurately measure your website’s performance and quantify how speed impacts your revenue.

 

Torbit can look at a website and “rewrite it” to best perform for the type of browser that is loading it.

When visiting Walmart.com from a phone, tablet, or computer, it should be adjusted to the browser so that it loads quickly.  Some of Torbit’s customers includes AngelList, SendGrid, and Wayfair.