Klocwork signs reseller agreement to establish Australia – New Zealand presence
BURLINGTON, Mass. – Oct 4, 2006 – Klocwork, Inc., the proven leader in delivering automated software solutions that improve software security and quality, today announced it has further extended its sales channel into Australia and New Zealand by agreeing to a reseller partnership with AVOGA. AVOGA is one of Australia’s leading IT services and consulting firms specializing in the delivery of high-quality solutions by trained IT experts. AVOGA’s proven Canvas Methodology provides a complete process guide and set of resources to assist a software development project team to move from building a business case all the way through to conducting post-implementation reviews. Through this partnership, AVOGA will provide the Klocwork K7 static analysis solution to clients that are interested in improving the overall quality and security of their software.
“The increasing demand in Australia and New Zealand for best-in-class static analysis testing shows that the commitment to developing quality software is truly a global issue,” said Danny Baldwin, Klocwork’s vice president of business development. “Our joint customers will benefit greatly by the combination of Klocwork K7 with AVOGA’s Canvas Methodology. The opportunity to broaden our reach into these markets with a recognized leader in AVOGA as our partner is critical to our sales and growth plan.”
“Our customers are serious about developing secure and high-quality products,” said Lynda Chapman, CEO and Co-Founder of AVOGA. “By partnering with Klocwork, we now have the ability to provide them with a proven solution that allows them to cost-effectively manage any software defects or security vulnerabilities within their programs. AVOGA has already used Klocwork in some of Australia’s largest organisations, helping find security vulnerabilities and code defects before they become critical.”
Klocwork’s award-winning static analysis suite enables cross-functional development teams to quickly identify software defects and vulnerabilities. With K7, users can find defects quickly with greater thoroughness and accuracy. The solution easily integrates with complex build systems and will automatically recognize any changes to a customer’s build, ensuring the Klocwork integration is maintained. Klocwork recently has expanded the breadth of security vulnerability analysis by adding 44 new vulnerability checkers across Java, C, and C++. Klocwork K7 also features ARM Compiler and Java 1.5 support.
AVOGA is a growing Australian IT services and consulting company. Founded in 1999, AVOGA provides great people and best practices to ensure the delivery of high quality solutions, faster and with “no surprises.”
With the fundamental value of “no surprises,” AVOGA has strategic partnerships with more than 60 major commercial and government clients in a variety of industries. Some of the biggest organisations in Australia trust AVOGA.
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.