SOURCE: Klocwork, Inc.

December 10, 2007 09:00 ET

Klocwork Signs Partner Agreement With Computer Engineering & Consulting (CEC) to Deliver Source Code Analysis to Japanese Market

CEC to Provide Klocwork's Products and Services Through Its PROVEQ Source Code Verification Brand

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - December 10, 2007) - Klocwork, Inc., the proven leader in automated source code analysis solutions for improving software security and quality, today announced a partnership with Computer Engineering & Consulting, Ltd. (CEC), a leading Japanese provider of complete IT services.

The underlying software that supports everything from mission-critical business systems to mobile devices and home electronics continues to grow in functionality and complexity, placing more pressure on development organizations to implement next generation approaches to software quality assurance. To address this market need, CEC will be augmenting its PROVEQ software verification brand with the addition of Klocwork's source code analysis products and services. The Klocwork capabilities will enable CEC customers to find critical security vulnerabilities and quality defects early in the development process and reduce their development and testing costs.

"Software quality is directly related to the source code analysis solutions you implement and the caliber of their quality and design," said Hashimura, CEC's Executive Officer and PROVEQ Service Group Director. "Klocwork's product is an effective tool to check implementation quality. We believe that Klocwork has a strong solution that will enhance CEC's technical capabilities and satisfy customers' software quality needs."

"Klocwork is excited to increase our global presence with the help of such a reputable company as CEC," said Mike Laginski, Klocwork's chief executive officer. "The combination of CEC's leadership in key Japanese embedded software markets combined with Klocwork's existing global market leadership makes the company a perfect partner to deliver Klocwork's source code analysis products and supporting services in 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 the 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 Computer Engineering and Consulting, Ltd.

CEC is a top-level IT engineering & services company providing one stop solution for information business from consultation to operation and maintenance, total system solutions for control business including embedded software that support increasingly complex digital appliances, data center business providing a secure and robust environment, and newly started environmental business. CEC also provides services named 'PROVEQ' to provide verification service for various fields such as embedded system, business system, web system.

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About Klocwork

Klocwork is an enterprise software company providing automated source code analysis software products that automate security vulnerability and quality risk assessment, remediation and measurement for C, C++ and Java software. More than 200 organizations have integrated Klocwork's automated source code analysis tools into their software development process in order to ensure their code is free of mission-critical flaws while freeing their developers to focus on what they do best -- innovate.

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