Klocwork Expands Sales Operations in Europe, Signs IPL as New European Reseller
BURLINGTON, Mass. — Oct 19, 2005 — Klocwork, Inc., the proven leader in delivering automated software solutions that improve software security and quality, today announced it has signed a reseller agreement in Europe with IPL. IPL provides software development, systems integration and consultancy services, as well as a range of software testing solutions to customers who demand the highest standards of quality and dependability. Through this agreement, IPL will incorporate Klocwork’s K7 suite into its core products offering.
“Klocwork’s products are highly complementary to IPL’s software testing tools and we are excited about the new opportunities that they will generate,” said Shaun Davey, director of sales and marketing at IPL. “The combination of Klocwork’s K7 and IPL’s products provides our clients with an unrivalled toolset to identify and correct software defects and security vulnerabilities prior to deployment – resulting in significant savings for our customers. We are delighted to offer this unbeatable testing and verification solution to our clients.”
“IPL has a strong track record of working with companies to address the evolving software quality challenge,” said Mike Laginski, CEO of Klocwork. “By combining the powerful static analysis capabilities in Klocwork K7 with IPL’s leading testing tools, software development companies will be better able to identify and fix security vulnerabilities and coding defects. We’re thrilled to be expanding our reach in Europe. IPL will help us get better penetration in our traditional industries based in Europe, and introduce us to new markets through this agreement.”
Klocwork K7 is the first fully integrated software security and software quality solution that helps development teams ensure customer affecting software problems are found and fixed early in the software lifecycle. K7 is the industry’s only complete solution that prevents software security and quality problems that can damage a company’s financial bottom line, brand and reputation.
Klocwork’s solutions have been successfully deployed at more than 65 customer sites in multiple industries, including: telecommunications, embedded, defense, and software. In every case, these customers treat their software as a mission-critical asset, and use Klocwork’s tools to identify software and security defects, as well as architectural and system flaws, help automate code reviews, and measure the efficiency and productivity of their software development processes.
IPL delivers software development, systems integration and consultancy services to customers who demand the highest standards of quality and dependability. IPL also develops leading edge testing tools, including Cantata++ and AdaTEST 95 that are used by software developers around the world.
IPL has a proven track record of delivering software solutions that are soundly engineered and reliable – and of delivering the most complex systems on-time and to budget. IPL’s testing tools have been at the forefront of software verification since their introduction in early 1990s. Their use has featured in many high profile projects ranging from telecommunications, medical instruments, air-traffic control, avionics, rail transport, automotive, space, defense, nuclear energy, financial and digital broadcast systems. The common factor in all of these areas is the imperative to produce software which reliably “does what it should do” in a cost-effective manner.
Founded in 1979 and based in the World Heritage City of Bath (UK), IPL is privately owned and employs around 240 staff.
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.