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News Release -
HP Completes Acquisition of Fortify Software, Accelerating Security Across the Application Life Cycle
PALO ALTO, Calif., Sep 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
HP (NYSE:HPQ) today announced it has completed its acquisition of
The combination bridges static and dynamic security analysis across the
application life cycle to help clients proactively reduce business risk
against malicious attacks. With Fortify Software's expertise and
offerings, HP will offer a best-in-class solution that allows clients to
properly address application security from development through
operations, and scale to a Center
of Excellence program.
The acquisition of Fortify enhances HP's application
life cycle strategy and enriches the HP
Secure Advantage portfolio by adding a complete application security
offering. With this addition, HP will deliver one of the most
comprehensive security capabilities for securing mission-critical
applications in heterogeneous environments.
Further details about the product integration will be announced at a
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