ITHACA, NY — GrammaTech, Inc., a leading developer of advanced static analysis tools, today announced that its product CodeSonar® was selected by DENSO Corporation, a global automotive supplier, to ensure the highest standards of quality and safety for the company’s software.
Denso develops and manufactures a wide range of critical electronic systems for the global automotive industry. The software that sits underneath these systems is safety and security-critical. CodeSonar provides Denso’s team with a high-quality solution that integrates well and allows their engineers to assess code problems early on in development, saving time.
"We are proud that Denso chose CodeSonar as part of their effort to maintain the utmost standards of quality and safety. Being able to work alongside recognized leaders like Denso is the reason we continue to push the boundaries of software assurance tools in an effort to help make all software better," said Tim Teitelbaum, CEO of GrammaTech.
"CodeSonar met our rigorous standards and showed it can fit well into our software development process. We are eager to measure the resulting improvements in code quality and safety," said Mr. Hisayuki Suganuma Project Manager of the Software R&D Department.
GrammaTech’s tools are used by software developers worldwide, spanning a myriad of embedded software industries including avionics, government, medical, military, industrial control, and other applications where reliability and security are paramount. Originally spun out of Cornell’s computer science labs, GrammaTech is now both a leading research center for software security and a commercial vendor of software-assurance tools and advanced cyber-security solutions. With both static and dynamic analysis tools that analyze source code as well as binary executables, GrammaTech continues to advance the science of superior software analysis, providing technology for developers to produce safer software.
DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics and information and safety. Its customers include all the world's major carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 38 countries and regions (including Japan) and employs more than 130,000 people. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 9.4 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development.