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Checkmarx Named a June 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Application Security Testing

RAMAT GAN, ISRAEL – June 28, 2019Checkmarx, the Software Exposure Platform for the enterprise, has been named a June 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Application Security Testing (AST). In the past twelve months alone, the company has received the most five out of five star reviews of any company listed in the market, as well as 84 verified reviews, as of June 26, 2019.

This distinction based on reviews comes shortly after Checkmarx was named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing1  for the second consecutive year.

Checkmarx delivers the industry’s most comprehensive, unified software security solution that tightly integrates SAST, SCA, IAST and developer training to address the entire software exposure lifecycle.

The Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice distinction is based on feedback and ratings from end-user professionals who have experience purchasing, implementing and/or using the product or service.

“At Checkmarx, we believe our customers are at the heart of everything we do. We also believe this validation derived from direct feedback of a representative group of customers, demonstrates the power of the Checkmarx platform, our innovative approach to reducing software vulnerabilities throughout the SDLC, the exceptional user experience for developers, and the expertise and dedication of our services teams,” said Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO of Checkmarx. “Thank you to all the customers who shared their experiences working with Checkmarx and for trusting us to help deliver secure software faster.”

Checkmarx customers had the following to say regarding the Checkmarx Software Exposure Platform as of June 26, 2019:

“If you are concerned about enabling developers to write secure code on their own rather than standing in their way, look into Checkmarx. The product covers every developer use case we have thrown at it, and the company is fantastic to work with.”  – Information Security Engineer, Finance Industry [read full review]

“I strongly recommend the CISO organization and development teams to have this product in their organization integrated with SDLC and DevOps, this is (a) must product to invest (in) and get your application risks mitigated and managed.”  – Director, Cyber Security, Finance Industry [read full review]

“The tool was simple to integrate with our DevOps build process and has fully educated developers on SDLC. Checkmarx has assisted in reducing our vulnerabilities on new and existing development projects.” – AppSec Manager, Retail Industry [read full review]

“Checkmarx SAST fits seamlessly into our application development life-cycle. It covers all the languages we use and is the most developer friendly SAST tool I’ve seen.” – Software Security Architect, Services Industry [read full review]

To see the full list of vendors in the June 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Application Security Testing, click here.

1 – Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing, Ayal Tirosh, Mark Horvath, Dionisio Zumerle, 18 April 2019.

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Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice constitute the subjective opinions of individual end-user reviews, ratings, and data applied against a documented methodology; they neither represent the views of, nor constitute an endorsement by, Gartner or its affiliates.

About Peer Insights:

Peer Insights is an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT software and services that are written and read by IT professionals and technology decision-makers. The goal is to help IT leaders make more insightful purchase decisions and help technology providers improve their products by receiving objective, unbiased feedback from their customers. Gartner Peer Insights includes more than 215,000 verified reviews in more than 340 markets. For more information, please visit

About Checkmarx

Checkmarx is the Software Exposure Platform for the enterprise. Over 1,400 organizations around the globe rely on Checkmarx to measure and manage software risk at the speed of DevOps. Checkmarx serves five of the world’s top 10 software vendors, four of the top American banks, and many government organizations and Fortune 500 enterprises, including SAP, Samsung, and Learn more at


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