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Announces New Jobs in Northern Ireland and Expanded Support for EMEA
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced it has opened the doors to its new Data Platform Centre of Excellence offices in Belfast City Centre, Northern Ireland. The new Flax House facility will be focused on advancing Flexera’s Technology Asset Management (TAM) solutions.
IoT Breakthrough Awards Recognizes Flexera for the Second Consecutive Year
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced it’s won the 2018 IoT Enablement Company of the Year for the Enterprise Market award from IoT Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Internet of Things (IoT) market today. This is Flexera’s second consecutive year winning the prestigious award.
New FlexNet Code Insight Release Offers Companies Easy Path to Open Source Management
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced the latest release of FlexNet Code Insight. This new release helps companies take a smart approach to staying ahead of Open Source Software (OSS) vulnerabilities and license compliance through fast, automated scans and continuous monitoring of open source software for any new issues. FlexNet Code Insight covers the full breadth of Software Composition Analysis – from fast, high-level scans to full, detailed analyses. Software suppliers and buyers can identify high-risk code, prioritize accordingly and channel effort to projects where deeper scans are needed to be secure and compliant.
Supporting Flexera’s mission to reimagine how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, TA Associates joins existing investor Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced that it has entered into a new investment partnership with TA Associates (“TA”), a leading global growth private equity firm. TA is acquiring equity from existing investors, and will work in partnership with existing lead investor Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (“Ontario Teachers’”) to continue to grow the company. The transaction is expected to close in February 2018.
Secunia Advisories Now Integrated into Open Source License and Vulnerability Detection Platform, Reducing Risk that Suppliers Will Ship Vulnerable Open Source Components to Their Customers
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced that its world-renowned Flexera Software Vulnerability Database is now integrated into FlexNet Code Insight – the market-leading open source license and vulnerability detection platform. The integration gives software developers unparalleled insight into vulnerabilities that may lurk within their open source code, and the ability to remediate those vulnerabilities before shipping their products to customers.
New CIO QuickPulse Poll Reveals Execs Believe Cloud IT Asset Visibility Critical to Cut Infrastructure Costs and Risks
New Flexera + BDNA Cloud Asset Insights Addresses This Need – Delivering Visibility, Discovery and Normalization for IT Assets Deployed on Amazon EC2
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced an IDG Research/Flexera CIO QuickPulse poll revealing that IT execs remain extremely concerned about the visibility of applications deployed in the cloud – specifically Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) implementations. Flexera + BDNA Cloud Asset Insights is now generally available to address these concerns, as the poll revealed organizations plan to migrate more and more applications in the cloud. The challenge is that often these Bring Your Own Software License cloud migration plans don’t include cloud management, with manual processes becoming the major obstacle.
Workplace Culture Recognized for the Fifth Year
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced it’s been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by The Chicago Tribune for the fifth year. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement.
Flexera’s New Software Monetization Release Focuses on Customer Growth, Driving Speed and Agility for Suppliers Moving to SaaS and Subscription
Software Adoption, Renewals and Consumption Insight Enables Software, SaaS and IoT Growth
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today unveiled a new Software Monetization module empowering software suppliers to strategically grow their software business. FlexNet Customer Growth helps software suppliers truly assess if their customers are getting value from their products and forecast renewals more accurately – all in a personalized, graphical dashboard.
Still leading in innovation after 30 years, InstallShield offer helps 100,000+ developers lower vulnerability and compliance risks
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced an unprecedented open source security offer for InstallShield owners, in celebration of its 30th anniversary. InstallShield is the industry standard for development teams creating Windows desktop, server and cloud installers on more than 500 million devices. It has consistently set the global standard for automated Microsoft Windows software installation solutions since 1987, and continues to drive reliability for software suppliers and buyers.
Flexera Issues Warning about Cyberattacks Like the Equifax Breach: They’re Probably Just the First Known Victim
New “Fact or Fiction” report shines light on risk in the software supply chain: Open source code is everywhere, but vendors don’t know the risk
As 143 million Equifax consumers continue to pick up the pieces from stolen Social Security numbers, birth dates, drivers’ licenses, addresses and credit card numbers, Flexera has another warning – expect a long tail of incidents and breaches in the months and years to come.
Acquisition will create the world’s largest technology asset data platform, transforming how software is bought, sold, managed and secured
Hugh Darvall Moving on up in the Land Down Under, Leading Go-to-Market Strategy for Product Launches and Partners
Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, announced today the appointment of Hugh Darvall as its new Director of Australia and New Zealand. After over seven years at Flexera, Darvall continues to advance rank – having also been Flexera’s Major Account Manager to help customers succeed, Director & Manager of Asia Pacific (APAC) Telebusiness & Alliances, and APAC Channel Alliances Manager.
The company reimagining the software supply chain is recognized as a significant Silicon Valley player – measured against employee expectations from the world’s top technology companies and start-ups
Flexera, the company reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, today announced it has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by the Bay Area News Group, which includes the Mercury News and East Bay Times. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, an organizational health and workplace improvement research firm.
FlexNet Operations is first software monetization solution to include renewal management
Flexera, the company that's reimagining the way software is bought, sold, managed and secured, announced today a new recurring revenue engine to help companies accelerate subscription and recurring revenue growth. FlexNet Operations is the first software monetization platform in the industry to include renewal management, supporting the growing subscription economy fundamental to Software as a Service (SaaS) and Internet of Things (IoT) companies as well as traditional software producers.
Flexera Reimagines Software Supply Chain Safety – Embeds Open Source Security Scanning into Software Development Build Process
Developers Go from Zero to Hero with FlexNet Code Aware, Now Integrated with InstallShield® and InstallAnywhere®
Flexera, the company that's reimagining the way software is bought, sold, managed and secured, announced today it's reimagining software supply chain safety. Flexera's the first-in-industry to embed open source security into the heart of the software development build process with automatic analysis detection. It will help keep the software supply chain secure by enabling 100,000 developers around the world to sell clean products, free of open source vulnerabilities and license compliance risk.
Marty Mellican to Give Exclusive Case Study Presentation at Global Legal Compliance ConfEx
Flexera Software and NVIDIA to Present on Open Source Software: Managing the Compliance Pitfalls at General Audit Management Conference
Jeff Luszcz and Bruce Carpenter to Speak at the Institute of Internal Auditors' Mitigating Risk in Information Technology Track
Flexera Software is presenting at the Institute of Internal Auditors' General Audit Management Conference (GAM) 2017 near Orlando, Florida on March 21 from 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. on "Open Source Software: Managing the Compliance Pitfalls" in the Mitigating Risk in Information Technology track.
IoT Breakthrough Awards Recognize Flexera as an Outstanding Internet of Things Company
Flexera Software, the leading provider of open source security and compliance solutions, today announced that IoT Breakthrough selected Flexera as the IoT Enablement Company of the Year. Entries were judged by an independent panel of experts, representing a cross section of the industry - including journalists, analysts and technology executives.
Ciena Implements Licensing Solution from Flexera Software to Simplify Customer Deployments of Programmable Networking Solutions
Flexera providing a future-proof solution that is scalable to meet existing and emerging business needs
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions, announced today that Ciena, a network strategy and technology company, has implemented FlexNet Licensing and FlexNet Operations to simplify deployments of programmable network solutions as well as help enable new revenues in their Network Functions Virtualization ecosystem.