Westcon-Comstor partners with Checkmarx to deliver industry-leading software security platform

Westcon-Comstor partners with Checkmarx to deliver industry-leading software security platform

Westcon-Comstor’s customers will benefit from the unified solution from Checkmarx that sets the new standard for secure application development in DevOps

We have announced today that we have partnered with Checkmarx, the global leader in developer-centric application security testing (AST) solutions, to deliver the Checkmarx Application Security Platform to customers in APAC, commencing with Australia, China, and six ASEAN countries. With this, we will expand our cybersecurity portfolio, providing customers with solutions to remediate vulnerabilities found throughout the software development lifecycle (SDLC).

Checkmarx is a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing for four years in a row. Checkmarx enables resellers and systems integrators to offer to their customers comprehensive software security solutions as part of the software development process, integrating automated software security technologies into DevOps.

“Today’s organizations are rapidly realizing the risk of security breaches due to vulnerable applications and are turning to application security testing solutions to help them reduce and remediate risk from software vulnerabilities,” said Patrick Aronson, APAC Executive Vice President, Westcon-Comstor. “We are proud to be representing Checkmarx and supporting their mission of unifying security and DevOps to reduce businesses’ software exposure to security breaches and bringing this solution to our network of resellers across the region.”

“We needed a security-savvy partner for our go-to-market efforts across Asia and we found Westcon to be the perfect fit,” said Hari Bhullar, VP of APAC and the Middle East at Checkmarx. “Through this partnership we’ll be able to leverage Westcon’s network and focused resources to better serve the needs of our partners and customers.”

Comprising static application security testing (SAST), interactive application security testing (IAST) and software composition analysis (SCA) solutions, as well as developer application security awareness and training programs, the Checkmarx Application Security Platform is setting the new standard for instilling security into modern development processes. It is purpose-built for DevOps and is comprehensive across all development stages, software types, languages and testing capabilities.

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