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SafeDK has been named a “Cool Vendor” 2017 in the “Cool Vendors in Endpoint, Mobile, Network and Gateway Security, 2017”  report by the world’s leading research and advisory firm Gartner, Inc.
Founded in 2014, SafeDK is the world’s first end-to-end mobile SDKs management solution. SafeDK covers the entire span of the app development cycle, from finding the top rated SDKs in the SafeDK Marketplace to ongoing SDK monitoring and real-time control as well as ad quality assurance.
Most mobile apps use 3rd party SDKs to add functionalities for advertising, analytics, social and more. These SDKs often lead to certain malfunctions such as app slowdown, crashes and excessive battery consumption, as well as introduce malicious behavior. To safeguard their apps and their users, app publishers integrate SafeDK’s solution into their development environment. SafeDK automatically identifies their SDKs and from that point onward, publishers gain full visibility and control over these SDKs’ real-time behavior including the abilities to view live issues and statistics, uncover which ads users see, turn SDK privacy permissions on and off, or remotely deactivate an entire problematic SDK.
“We are honored to be named a ”Cool Vendor” 2017 by Gartner”, said Orly Shoavi, SafeDK’s Co-founder and CEO, “Providing a deep-tech solution for our customers, mobile app publishers, to manage their 3rd party SDKs and make their apps better and safer has been our mission from day 1 at SafeDK. We’re excited to get such an important recognition for this”.
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 Gartner, Cool Vendors in Endpoint, Mobile, Network and Gateway Security, 2017 by John Girard, Lawrence Orans, Ruggero Contu, Manjunath Bhat, Dionisio Zumerle