25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (RSA Conference)-- The Software Assurance Forum for Excellence in Code (SAFECode), a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing trust in information and communications technology products and services through the advancement of effective security assurance methods, today announced it has named former White House cybersecurity advisor Howard A.
What does S/WA stand for?
S/WA stands for Software Assurance
This definition appears rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Military and Government
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- Software Configuration Control Board
- Secure Wide Area Network
- Software Configuration Item
- Sailing Yacht
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- Signal to Noise (electrical engineering measurement)
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- Stimulator to Responder (cells)
- Spermatids to Sertoli Cells (ratio)
- Stimulated to Unstimulated (cells)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The following day, 16 August, Microsoft Partner Network members will have access to the new operating system, as well as customers with existing Microsoft Software Assurance for Windows, who will be able to download the Enterprise edition through the Volume License Service Center.
Windows 8 Enterprise will be available only to businesses that have signed Software Assurance deals with Microsoft.
Companies on Microsoft's Software Assurance scheme pay their subscription and nobody cares whether they install XP, Vista or DOS 3.
We also need technologies that offer secure access to devices and spaces; we need technologies for software measurement that can effectively reduce the number of bugs; we need technologies for software assurance that will help by detecting malicious code; and we need technologies that guarantee security without compromising privacy.
This upgrade is available free of charge to customers with MetaCommunications' Software Assurance and Support program.
There are few actually improvements to code features like Word or Excel, while the combination of price and thorny issue of Software Assurance will continue to deter many organizations from paying.
According to figures from the Yankee Group, which surveyed 1,000 technology managers worldwide, 60% of the companies that have signed up to Software Assurance are now paying more than they were before.