Amazon Launches Free Analytics, A/B Testing for iOS and Android Devs

This week Amazon announced the release of Amazon Analytics Server as part of its free, beta Amazon Insights software development kit (SDK).

The company bills Amazon Analytics Server as "simple, cross-platform mobile analytics" module which touts several features, including in-application A/B testing. Statistics tracked include those relating to sessions, retention and revenue, among others.

The Amazon Insights SDK beta also includes a number of APIs, plug-ins and extensions. A complete list can be found here.

You can download the Amazon Insights SDK here.

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Becky Nagel is the vice president of Web & Digital Strategy for 1105's Converge360 Group, where she oversees the front-end Web team and deals with all aspects of digital strategy. She also serves as executive editor of the group's media Web sites, and you'll even find her byline on, the group's newest site for enterprise developers working with AI. She recently gave a talk at a leading technical publishers conference about how changes in Web technology may impact publishers' bottom lines. Follow her on twitter @beckynagel.