INNOVATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, AND TECH TRANSFER


IEEE Software, September/October 2011, pp. 9–11

Technology Transfer: A Software Security Marketplace Case Study

by Gary McGraw

HP’s acquisition of source code analysis tool vendor Fortify (https:// www.fortify.com/node/534) in September 2010 marks an important milestone in a decade-long technology transfer story that begins with a federal research grant and ends with a worldwide technology provider with global reach. I’ve been fortunate enough to occupy a front-row seat for the entire show — as it turns out, the earliest versions of Fortify’s technology base were invented in Cigital’s research labs way back in the late ’90s. READ FULL ARTICLE (login required) »

Average (0 Votes)

Article comments

blog comments powered by Disqus