2012 CODiE Winner - Coverity

Jennifer Johnson, Vice President of Marketing at Coverity, explains the main contributing factors to the success of Coverity as Best Software Development Solution.

Coverity® Static Analysis, a critical piece of the Coverity development testing platform, helps developers find hard-to-spot, yet potentially crash-causing defects early in the software development lifecycle. Coverity 5.5 makes development testing a seamless part of the development process, so developers can focus on innovation and deliver high quality products on schedule and on budget.

Key features in Coverity 5.5 include:

Enhanced Analysis Speed and Test Coverage: Experience up to 10x analysis speed improvements to find and fix critical defects as early as possible. Over 20 new or enhanced checkers deliver even greater accuracy of results.

FindBugsâ„¢ Integration for Enhanced Java Analysis: Get more value out of FindBugs with a version specifically configured for use and included with Coverity 5.5. With no extra installation or configuration required, developers can review, prioritize and fix FindBugs and Coverity-found defects in a single workflow.

Jenkins Continuous Integration Server Integration: Automatically test code for defects with every build as part of an Agile development workflow.

Developer Workflow Integration: Find, verify, and fix code defects directly within the Eclipse or Visual Studio IDE with an enhanced desktop analysis plug-in.

Enterprise Deployment: Support cross-team and project deployment by integrating third party static analysis tools into the Coverity workflow.