How to Choose A Modern Static Analysis Tool

From 50,000 feet, all static analysis tools look the same. So when you decide to add static analysis to your workflow, how do you choose a tool fits your needs and can grow with your organization?

In this webinar, we dig deep into the ins and outs of modern static analysis tools and the selection process.

First, we take a look at what common features all modern tools should have, and then dive into additional features that can make tools suit your unique needs. We then cover capabilities such as support for necessary compliance standards, security, types of analysis, scalability within your organization, reporting & analytics, checker customization, and more. Lastly, we outline a framework you can use when evaluating static analysis tools that moves beyond simple bakeoffs.

Key takeaways:

  • Features modern tools should all have
  • Understanding the intangibles that are most important for your needs
  • The key factors that tell you if a vendor is the right one for you
  • When to use open source or commercial

About Parasoft

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