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Mobile Servicedesk

Mobile Servicedesk connects to Symantec ServiceDesk and enables end users and technicians to effortlessly work mobile.End users can...

October 16, 2014 By Zitac

Symantec preps two VMware utilities for fall delivery

Symantec is readying two new utilities that will help customers move mission critical applications to VMware's virtualization platform.The first offering, Application HA, is based on the company's Veritas Cluster Server and offers mission critical services for mission critical applications, including monitoring and failure detection as well as the ability to restart failed applications.

August 23, 2010 by

Symantec puts value of underground transactions at $275M

Those of you looking for statistics to justify your security budgets for next year, look no further: Symantec has released their view of the underground economy as it has evolved over the past year.The qualitative information in the report is amusing, but the quantitative information has far more value to anyone trying to build a justification for infrastructure and security services related to PCI-DSS.

November 25, 2008 by

Symantec: SaaS efforts revving

Symantec said its software as a service (SaaS) product will go live later this year. Symantec CEO John Thompson said on the company's fiscal fourth quarter earnings conference call that its Symantec Protection Network, its first SaaS offering, is on track and the company will also launch more services.

May 3, 2007 by

Symantec recognises church software as spyware

The Church of England's publishing arm has advised clergy to ignore Symantec security warnings, after its Norton Antivirus product wrongly identified church software as spyware. Many Church of England vicars use a software tool called Visual Liturgy to plan, create and deliver church services.

August 3, 2006 by

Microsoft launches its security service

Windows Live OneCare provides a mini-IT department for those who want a managed service to provide virus protection, anti-spyware and firewalls. It is the first of many managed online security services to debut this year. Offerings from Symantec, McAfee and other established security vendors are due out as well.

May 30, 2006 by

Symantec hopes to deliver anti-virus online

Symantec will slowly move towards supplying its consumer applications -- such as Norton Antivirus and Norton Utilities -- as a service. At a roundtable discussion in Sydney this morning, David Sykes, vice president of Symantec in the Pacific Region, explained that as broadband becomes ubiquitous and consumers get used to purchasing software online instead of in a box, security services -- and even PC utilities such a disk defragmenter -- could be sold as a service.

December 7, 2005 by


By Aaron Tan, ZDNet AsiaSecurity software companies like Symantec and Trend Micro, as well as managed security service providers like IBM and Tata Consultancy Services, have reason to smile.Despite the pressure on IT head honchos to do more with less, one area that is not likely to see budget cuts is security.

October 28, 2005 by

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