Checkmarx Named a June 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Application Security Testing

Customer feedback is critically important in delivering security solutions that address modern business challenges while enabling key digital-transformation initiatives. It also provides the real-world insights other organizations need when making important purchasing decisions.

At Checkmarx, we value customer feedback and rely on it heavily to shape our products and services. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce that we have been recognized as a June 2019

According to Gartner, “The Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice is a recognition of vendors in this market by verified end-user professionals.” To ensure fair evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous criteria for recognizing vendors with a high customer satisfaction rate.

Checkmarx pioneered the application security testing market, is the first to market with a comprehensive software security platform and continues its momentum as one of the fastest growing companies in the space. We are committed to relentless innovation to deliver solutions that dramatically improve software security while meeting the evolving needs of the modern software development landscape. The Checkmarx Software Exposure Platform is 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.

We are honored by this distinction based on customer reviews. It comes on the heels of an industry recognition: Checkmarx was recently named a Leader in the Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing.1

Here are several reviews from Checkmarx customers that contributed to Gartner Peer Insights:

  • “Most security tools are built by security people, for security people. Checkmarx is built to be intelligible and immediately useful to development teams, enabling them to self-inspect without needing a crash course in security concepts or needing to spend 6 months learning a tool just to get it to work.” – Information Security Engineer, Finance industry.

For the full review: https://www.gartner.com/reviews/review/view/919134

  • “Checkmarx SAST fits seamlessly into our application development life-cycle. It covers all the languages we use and is the most developer friendly SAST tool I’ve seen.” – Software Security Architect, Services industry.

For the full review: https://www.gartner.com/reviews/review/view/921142

  • The tool was simple to integrate with our DevOps build process and has fully educated developers on SDLC. Checkmarx has assisted in reducing our vulnerabilities on new and existing development projects.” – AppSec Manager, Retail industry.

For the full review: https://www.gartner.com/reviews/review/view/919516

  • I strongly recommend the CISO organization and development teams to have this product in their organization integrated with SDLC and DevOps, this is (a) must product to invest (in) and get your application risks mitigated and managed.” Director – Cyber Security, Finance industry.

For the full review: https://www.gartner.com/reviews/review/view/904476

Read more reviews for Checkmarx here: https://www.gartner.com/reviews/market/application-security-testing/vendor/checkmarx

Everyone at Checkmarx is deeply proud to be honored as a June 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Application Security Testing. To learn more about this distinction please visit the Customers’ Choice landing page on Gartner Peer Insights.

To all of our customers who submitted reviews, thank you! From our perspective, these reviews mold our products and our customer journey, and we look forward to building on the experience that earned us this distinction!

If you have a Checkmarx story to share, we encourage you to join the Gartner Peer Insights crowd and weigh in: https://gtnr.it/2KXzCpw. To learn more about Checkmarx, visit us here.

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

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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Blog – Checkmarx authored by Dafna Zahger. Read the original post at: https://www.checkmarx.com/2019/06/28/checkmarx-named-a-june-2019-gartner-peer-insights-customers-choice-for-application-security-testing/