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Idera announced the acquisition of PreEmptive Solutions, LLC, a provider of application protection and security.
PreEmptive will join Idera’s DevOps business unit, home to a number of products that enable developers to deliver secure, resilient and bug-free applications (including TestRail, Travis CI, Kiuwan, Ranorex and Assembla).
Thousands of corporate clients use PreEmptive’s solutions, including Fortune 500 names like GE, FedEx, Microsoft, IBM and Cisco Systems. With a layered approach to binary code protection using obfuscation, encryption, root detection, shielding and tamper proofing, exceptional companies trust PreEmptive to secure critical code and applications.
“We are delighted to welcome PreEmptive to the Idera family. We appreciate the company’s commitment to focused solutions with clear value principles that transact in a high velocity model, enabling customers to quickly recognize value,” said Tyler Parramore, Idera’s DevOps Group GM. “PreEmptive will broaden our DevOps solution portfolio while enhancing Idera’s growth and reputation.”
“When Idera approached us about a possible transaction, we quickly realized the similarities in our business philosophies and our joint commitment to customer success,” said Gabriel Torok, PreEmptive’s Founder and CEO. “We know our customers will appreciate Idera’s broader solution portfolio, their commitment to the PreEmptive brand, and their ability to deliver more customer value.”