BOULDER, CO–(Marketwired – Jan 9, 2014) – Rogue Wave Software announced today that it has acquired Klocwork Inc., a global leader in software development tools for creating quality and secure code. Ottawa, Ontario-based Klocwork offers tools that analyze source code on-the-fly, simplify peer code reviews, and extend the life of complex software. The addition of the Klocwork tools to TotalView® and the OLEX™ open source scanning solution complements and expands the Rogue Wave solutions for developers, enabling them to write better code, faster.
“Rogue Wave has consistently provided market-leading frameworks and tools used by developers to enable software everywhere,” said Brian Pierce, CEO of Rogue Wave. “With the addition of Klocwork, we greatly enhance our customers’ ability to create secure and reliable code, while expanding our offering from the enterprise to the embedded development market. Klocwork’s innovative team and technologies are an incredible addition to the Rogue Wave family.”
Klocwork Insight™ is a source code analysis tool that seamlessly integrates into a developer’s personal workflow on the desktop. It alerts developers to potential security vulnerabilities or reliability issues in real-time, as they are typing. Combined with Klocwork Cahoots™, a simple and powerful code review platform, developers have solutions to assist with application security, source code analysis, code review, reporting and metrics, code refactoring and code architecture.
Klocwork’s customers will continue to receive the same outstanding service and support, now with Rogue Wave’s additional products and resources. “Bringing these great teams and technologies together benefits our customers and advances the Rogue Wave developer toolset,” said Mike Laginski, CEO of Klocwork. “Rogue Wave’s long history of providing products to improve developers’ ability to write secure, reliable enterprise and embedded applications is the perfect fit for Klocwork.”
About Rogue Wave Software
Rogue Wave Software, Inc. is the largest independent provider of cross-platform software development tools and embedded components. Rogue Wave application development products reduce the complexity of prototyping, developing, debugging, and optimizing multi-processor and data-intensive software applications. Rogue Wave customers include industry leaders in the Global 2000 as well as leading government institutions and universities. For more information, visit www.roguewave.com.