HP has revealed that SAP will resell HP Fortify application security software as part of its quality assurance solutions portfolio. As part of the reseller relationship between the companies, SAP Fortify by HP helps address this need by enabling SAP customers to identify, triage and fix vulnerabilities in production applications, while also helping reduce risk by enabling security to be built in during software development.
Speaking about the same, Jyoti Prakash, Country Director, India and SAARC countries, HP Enterprise Security Products (ESP), said, “An organization can suffer significant financial loss, business interruption and brand damage should it detect a vulnerability too late. With SAP Fortify by HP, SAP customers can now enhance the management of their software security risk by enabling proactive security testing throughout the entire software development lifecycle.”
On the other hand, talking about the relationship with HP, Tom Roberts, global vice president, Third-Party Solutions, SAP, said, “SAP and HP enjoy a long-standing relationship with a strong focus on quality assurance. Offering software that integrates code-vulnerability analysis across the entire software life cycle, securing applications wherever they are deployed – on premises, in the cloud or on mobile devices around the world – is another important step in helping our customers increase productivity, lower costs and accelerate time-to-market.”
SAP Fortify incorporates with other SAP testing solutions, comprising the SAP Quality Center application by HP and SAP LoadRunner application by HP. It can also be used with the SAP Solution Manager application management solution to comprehensively manage software security issues across the enterprise.