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HP to buy Fortify Software

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morpheus063

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Post Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:50 am

HP to buy Fortify Software

IT giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) announced on Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire San Mateo, Calif.-based  Fortify Software, maker of software security assurance solutions.

The acquisition, whose terms were not disclosed, was made to strengthen the HP application security software portfolio.


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Post Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:53 am

Re: HP to buy Fortify Software

Hmmm... yet more interesting news.  Always funny when it takes acquisitions to bolster one's security offerings.  I won't name names, but I know a few other companies who NEED to do the same, and could think of a few very worthwhile investments they could make, in open-source solutions, that would easily strengthen their product lines.
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