SOURCE: Ounce Labs

January 11, 2007 09:05 ET

Ounce Labs Named Finalist in 2007 CODiE Awards

Leading Source Code Security Product Ounce 4 Nominated for 'Best Software Testing Solution' of the Year

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 11, 2007 -- Ounce Labs, the industry leader in software security assurance, today announced that its flagship product, Ounce 4, has been named a finalist in the 22nd Annual CODiE Awards for "Best Software Testing Solution."

For more than two decades, the CODiE Awards, organized by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), have been the leading honor for the high tech industry's finest products and services. The CODiE Awards is the only peer-recognition awards program of its kind, providing a unique opportunity for companies to earn praise from their competitors.

"To be a finalist in the 2007 CODiE awards as one of the best software testing solutions is a testament to Ounce 4's focus on integrating security into the development lifecycle," said Claudia Dent, Vice President of Product Marketing for Ounce Labs. "With the market increasingly making Ounce 4 their source code vulnerability analysis solution of choice, this is another validation of our commitment to addressing software security across the enterprise and down to the line of code."

This year's award program received a record number of nominations with over 1000 submitted by 500 companies. Finalists were chosen after an in-depth evaluation by a panel of distinguished judges made up of journalists and software experts.

"New technology and business model innovations are constantly emerging and taking root. Being recognized by your peers for getting to and staying at the head of the pack in such a dynamic environment is a major accomplishment, and it is one of the reasons why the CODiE Awards hold such a special place in our industry," said Ken Wasch, SIIA President.

CODiE Award winners will be announced at the Palace Hotel, in San Francisco, CA on April 17, 2007.

Ounce Labs was named finalist for the award for the current release of its software, version 4.0. Ounce 4.0 features the industry's only enterprise-level architecture for software security assurance, built on the company's advanced source code analysis engine and comprehensive security knowledgebase, which make up the Ounce Core.

About Ounce Labs, Inc.

Ounce Labs™, the leader in software security assurance, delivers products that enable customers to manage software risk in applications across the enterprise, traceable down to individual lines of code. The Ounce solution features patents-pending source code analysis technology, which scans source code to pinpoint programming errors, design flaws, and policy violations. Ounce offers the most accurate and complete software vulnerability results, the fastest time-to-results, the only complete application portfolio management, and the greatest deployment flexibility. Customers using the Ounce software security solution include leading organizations in financial services, telecommunications, software development, government, and other industries focused on protecting data, reducing software vulnerabilities, and complying with industry regulations. Ounce Labs is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with regional offices throughout the U.S. For more information, please visit

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