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IBM
Based on 2383 reviews.
Parasoft
Based on 41 reviews.
Overview
International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.
Parasoft is an independent software vendor with headquarters in Monrovia, California. It was founded in 1987 by five graduates of the California Institute of Technology Parasoft develops automated defect prevention technologies that support the Automated Defect Prevention methodology developed by Adam Kolawa. For cloud, SOA, APIs, and enterprise IT environments, Parasoft technologies automate practices such as integration testing, system testing, load testing, and penetration testing.
Sample Customers
IBM Rational ALM
Tennis Australia, WeCloud AB, Port Otago Limited, Logicalis US, Valmer, The Chevrolet Volt, Ashurst
IBM Rational DOORS
Infosys, Chevrolet Volt
IBM Rational Focal Point
SanDisk, CareCore National, Laminar Medica, Chubb Insurance, Swedbank
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation
Major health insurer
IBM Rational Functional Tester
Edumate
IBM Rational Service Tester
IMM, ADP, Bangkok Hospital, Nice Céte d'Azur, Durham Police Department, Whogohost Ltd., Skypicker, Infinity Computers and Communications Company, Getin Noble Bank S.A., KPJ Healthcare Berhad
IBM Rational Performance Tester
andagon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon
IBM Rational Quality Manager
Ehrhardt, Cisco Systems, Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik, CareCore National, ItaÒ BBA, Barr
IBM Rational Policy Tester
Ilmarinen, Brazilian Lymphoma and Leukemia Society, Government of South Australia Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure, Swiss Export Risk Insurance, The Motorists Insurance Group, Nuance Communications Inc.
IBM Rational Test Workbench
Financial Insurance Management Corp.
IBM Rational Test Virtualization Server
Sandhata Technologies Ltd., Qantas Airways 
Parasoft SOAtest
Lufthansa, Siemens, DirecTV, NZ Bank
Parasoft Development Testing Platform
Comcast, Lufthansa, Samsung,CAE, Canon, FedEx
Parasoft Service Virtualization
Comcast, Lufthansa, Samsung, AIG, amdocs
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Computer Software Company
23%
Comms Service Provider
21%
Financial Services Firm
12%
Government
6%
Computer Software Company
26%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Financial Services Firm
14%
Manufacturing Company
7%
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