SonarQube is an open source platform, designed for continuous analysis and measurement of code quality. More than a year PVS-Studio has a plugin for the integrating the results of the work in SonarQube. Thanks to it, the abilities of detection critical errors in C/C++/C# can be expanded by the functionality of the quality monitoring. PVS-Studio and SonarQube greatly complement each other, allowing to build a powerful factory to bring the program code to the ideal state.
High-quality static analysis, in addition to the analysis itself, includes tasks of displaying the results of the work in the user-friendly format and providing a wide range of abilities to handle these results. Following these principles, PVS-Studio analyzer offers the following features:
However, for the full management of the software project lifecycle, it's necessary to control not only errors, but also other metrics of the source code: the number of rows, cyclomatic complexity, amount of errors per KLOC, unit test code coverage, duplication and so on.
Despite the fact that PVS-Studio does not have built-in tools for continuous analysis and measurement of code quality, thanks to the possibility of integration with the SonarQube platform, all this is available to users of the Enterprise version of PVS-Studio already out of the box.
Using the PVS-Studio plugin for the integration of the C/C++/C# analysis results to SonarQube, in addition to the power of PVS-Studio, you get the following abilities:
Configuring of the SonarQube plugin won't take more than 15 minutes, after that you can load the analysis results to SonarQube using PVS-Studio and start using all the abilities of this tool, for example:
Check your C/C++/C# projects using PVS-Studio analyzer, implement continuous analysis and management of your code using SonarQube plugin!
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An example of using PVS-Studio and SonarQube plugin in the analysis of PascalABC.NET is given in the article.
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