18 Jul 2017 | NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Checkmarx, a global leader in Application Security Testing (AST) today announced it was awarded a contract by NASA’s Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP), the multi-award Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) vehicle focused on commercial IT products and product-based services.
SEWP seeks to provide the best value for the Federal Government and American taxpayers through innovative procurement processes, premier customer service and outreach, acquisition insight and partnership with government entities. The SEWP Program Office manages a suite of government-wide IT products and services contracts that enable all federal agencies and NASA to achieve their missions and strategic initiatives by providing streamlined access to critical technologies and solutions. All SEWP V Contracts have an effective ordering period of 10 years and a contract limit of $20 billion.
Checkmarx’s application security platforms enable organizations to develop more secure applications in accordance with leading standards and increase security by providing an easier way to scan large software applications during the development phase. Security is of the utmost importance to the US Federal Government, and having a vehicle through which federal agencies can procure Checkmarx enables adoption of enhanced application security capabilities for their IT teams.
“SEWP provides valuable access to market drivers within the government space,” said Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO, Checkmarx. “This contract will enable Checkmarx to expand our network and deliver critical application security software and services to new customers in the federal market.”
For more information about Checkmarx, visit: https://www.checkmarx.com.
For more information on SEWP, visit: https://www.sewp.nasa.gov/
Checkmarx is an Application Security software company, whose mission is to provide Commercial enterprise, Federal, State and education organizations with application security testing products and services that empower developers to deliver secure applications. Amongst the company's 1,000 customers are five of the world's top 10 software vendors, four of the top American banks, and many Fortune 500 and government organizations, including SAP, Samsung and Salesforce.com.
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