Company adds Asia-Pacific channel partner to meet global demand for best-of-breed source code analysis tools
BURLINGTON, Mass. — Nov 26, 2007 — Klocwork Inc., the proven leader in automated source code analysis solutions for improving software security and quality, today announced a partnership with Marubeni Information Systems, a Japanese provider of full-range IT services across multiple industries such as manufacturing, retail and wholesale distribution and services. Marubeni will offer Klocwork solutions as part of its systems planning, design and development services.
Marubeni provides solutions for a full range of IT system lifecycles in every industry focusing on cutting-edge technologies in computing, networking, and information systems. The partnership enables Klocwork to provide its solutions to leading Japanese software development organizations who want to address software quality and assurance issues early in the development lifecycle.
“The need for effective, scalable software testing solutions used early in the software development lifecycle increases everyday,” said Yoshitsugu Itamiya, senior managing executive officer, Marubeni Information Systems. “Our customers want us to provide them with the best software quality tools since the scale and complexity of the software they are developing continues to grow with the increasing market demands for more functionality and high performance. We are very proud to develop the Japanese market together with Klocwork, who is the leader in automated source code analysis solutions.”
“Klocwork is looking forward to continued momentum in the Asia-Pacific market with the help of a top-tier partner such as Marubeni Information Systems,” said Mike Laginski, Klocwork’s chief executive officer. “Marubeni’s cross-industry expertise in the information systems arena makes the company an ideal partner to distribute our source code analysis tools throughout Japan.”
Klocwork provides highly scalable and accurate source code analysis tools to identify the root causes of software security and quality defects, track them throughout their software development process, ensure that they have been dealt with by the development team and prevent them from reoccurring. Solutions are available in two versions: Klocwork Enterprise Development Suite for C/C++ and Java and Klocwork Enterprise Development Suite for Java.
About Marubeni Information Systems
On October 1, 2007, Marubeni Solutions, which provides state-of the-art systems for customers, and Marubeni Information Systems, which supports system lifecycles, merged to form the new Marubeni Information Systems, to embark on a journey of new challenges. Marubeni Information Systems will provide systems and solutions meeting our customer needs in manufacturing, distribution, and services. We will continue to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction through high quality services from system design, build to deployment based on cutting-edge Information Technologies and trusted relationships with our customers.
Klocwork helps developers create more secure and reliable software. Our tools analyze source code on-the-fly, simplify peer code reviews, and extend the life of complex software. Over 1000 customers, including the biggest brands in the mobile device, consumer electronics, medical technologies, telecom, military and aerospace sectors, have made Klocwork part of their software development process. Thousands of software developers, architects, and development managers rely on our tools everyday to improve their productivity while creating better software.