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Checkmarx Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

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the Software Exposure Platform for the enterprise, today announced that
it was named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 analyst report, Magic
Quadrant for Application Security Testing
for the second consecutive

According to the report, “DevSecOps, modern web application design and
high-profile breaches are expanding the scope of the AST market.
Security and risk management leaders will need to meet tighter deadlines
and test more complex applications by accelerating efforts to integrate
and automate AST in the software life cycle.”1

Checkmarx delivers the industry’s most comprehensive, unified software
security solution that tightly integrates SAST, SCA, IAST and developer
training to address the entire software exposure lifecycle. The company experienced
record growth in 2018
– increasing revenue by more than 60 percent
year-over-year — and now serves more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100.

“As an early innovator in the application security testing market,
Checkmarx has been relentless in our mission to continuously innovate
and lead the industry with solutions that dramatically improve software
security while meeting the evolving needs of the modern software
development landscape,” said Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO of Checkmarx. “The
Checkmarx Software Exposure Platform fits right in to an automated
DevOps environment and addresses all stages of the SDLC, enabling our
customers to accelerate delivery of secure software.”

Checkmarx has also received customer recognition. Gartner Peer Insights
documents customer experience through verified ratings and peer reviews
from enterprise IT professionals. As of April 20, 2019, Checkmarx
customer reviews include the following:

“Checkmarx’s ‘shift left’ approach is the best way to catch security
vulnerabilities early in the SDLC and remediate before code is deployed
to production.” – Senior Manager, Information Security, Services
Industry [read
full review

“What I like most about Checkmarx is its ease of integration into our
CI/CD pipeline.” – Director of Engineering, Cloud Development Services,
Services Industry [read
full review

“Product is developer friendly and hence quickly embraced by [our]
Developer community.” – Technologist, Personal Insurance IT Security &
Architecture, Services Industry [read
full review

“Implement this SAST tool if you are looking for one of the best tool[s]
available in [the] industry.” – Senior Application Security Specialist,
Security and Risk Management, Manufacturing Industry [read
full review

“Checkmarx technical support provided thorough and expedient
assistance.” – System Specialist, Finance Industry [read
full review

To download a complimentary copy of the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for
Application Security Testing, visit

1 – Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing, Ayal
Tirosh, Mark Horvath, Dionisio Zumerle, 18 April 2019.

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About Checkmarx
Checkmarx is the Software Exposure Platform
for the enterprise. Over 1,400 organizations around the globe rely on
Checkmarx to measure and manage software risk at the speed of DevOps.
Checkmarx serves five of the world’s top 10 software vendors, four of
the top American banks, and many government organizations and Fortune
500 enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and Learn more