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    Posted October 21, 2008 - 12:23 am

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    Posted September 2, 2008 - 7:52 am

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  • Free Webinar: Coverity Software Readiness Manager for Java

    Posted July 31, 2008 - 6:41 am

    Join Coverity for a web seminar to learn more about Coverity Software Readiness Manager, our newest product for ensuring superior software integrity. Today’s development managers and executives need objective, reliable data so they can make informed decisions about code readiness and risk. Software Readiness Manager delivers key intelligence about your Java code bases, allowing you to: • Objectively determine if code is ready to ship • Reliably assess the quality of existing/acquired/outsourced/open source code • Correlate code coverage with risk to ensure adequate testing
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    Posted July 23, 2008 - 1:15 am

    Coverity™, Inc., the leader in improving software quality and security, announced Coverity Prevent™ for C#. The product utilizes a new analysis engine developed by Coverity’s research and development lab that is designed specifically for detecting defects in applications built on Microsoft’s .NET framework. Prevent for C# expands the language coverage of Coverity’s static analysis products, and brings the company’s proven expertise in automatic defect detection to developers programming in C#.
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