CoverityÂ® Static Analysis Used for Development Testing by Lenovo
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Coverity, Inc., the development testing leader, today announced that Lenovo, the world’s third-largest PC-maker, has selected CoverityÃ‚® Static Analysis as its development testing solution.
“Lenovo owns a strong track record for innovation in the PC industry,” said Anthony Bettencourt, Chief Executive Officer of Coverity. “By selecting Coverity, Lenovo has demonstrated its continued dedication and commitment to innovation and producing high quality products. Integrating development testing into the software development lifecycle will allow Lenovo’s development teams to focus on innovation, providing competitive differentiation for the business.”
Coverity Static Analysis is the industry leading development testing solution. It leverages the most sophisticated analysis techniques for finding and eliminating hard-to-spot defects in software code at the earliest phase of the development lifecycle. Coverity Static Analysis helps development teams identify and remediate defects early in the development process, as the code is being written, when they are the easiest and least expensive to fix.
Lenovo has an overriding worldwide commitment to the quality of the products, solutions and services they provide to their customers, and is committed to delivering products that are of superior quality to comparable offerings from their competitors. To help its development teams continue to bring innovative, high quality products to market quickly and cost effectively, Lenovo turned to Coverity Static Analysis.
“As part of our commitment to quality in software, we implemented Coverity across our development groups in the US, Japan and China,” said Anthony Edwards, Sr. Software Architecture Manager, Lenovo. “This has enabled us to significantly reduce the number of WERs (Windows Error Reports) reported from our users.”
Coverity, Inc. (www.coverity.com), the development testing leader, is the trusted standard for companies that need to protect their brands and bottom lines from software failures. More than 1,100 Coverity customers use Coverity’s development testing suite of products to automatically test source code for software defects that could lead to product crashes, unexpected behavior, security breaches, or catastrophic failure. Coverity is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco. Coverity is funded by Foundation Capital and Benchmark Capital. Follow us on Twitter or check out our blog.
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