Symantec

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Aug 8th, 2013
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Larry Walsh / Channelnomics Symantec reported a profit in its most recent quarterly earnings report, most of it coming from enterprise systems management software. The security software company is emphasizing non-antivirus products that have been hurt by the PC slump. Perhaps the PC decline is a good thing, forcing companies to focus on other technologies. […]...
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Aug 7th, 2013
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/ CRN As part of Symantec’s layoffs, a respected channel veteran, who worked at Crossbeam, Juniper Networks and Cisco, has left the security vendor, CRN has learned. Read More...
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Jul 31st, 2013
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Fleur Doidge / Channelnomics A huge severance bill will hit Symantec revenues, but leading areas are doing well, reports show. The post Symantec Slashing Spree Will Drag Down Earnings appeared first on Channelnomics. Read More...
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Jun 28th, 2013
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/ CRN Symantec’s Data Loss Prevention 12 boasts three new features, including mobile email monitoring for Apple iOS devices. Read More...
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Jun 11th, 2013
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/ CRN An integrated product portfolio will include Symantec’s Altiris IT management Unit, ties into its data protection and encryption software and builds on the company’s cloud strategy. Read More...
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Jun 3rd, 2013
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Larry Walsh / Channelnomics A new Gartner report finds security software spending increased 7.9 percent in 2012, buoying the fortunes of Symantec, McAfee and other vendors. SMBs, in particular, contributed to this growth, and reflect the strength of the channel. Read More...
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May 21st, 2013
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/ CRN Websense had struggled to differentiate itself in a field of data leakage prevention vendors and it had fallen behind Symantec, McAfee, Sophos and Dell-owned Credant Technologies in the space. Read More...
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May 9th, 2013
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Sam Trendall / Channelnomics Symantec plans to cut up to two in five management roles, but will unveil a fresh batch of ‘senior-level talent’ soon. Read More...
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Apr 29th, 2013
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Stefanie Hoffman / Channelnomics Symantec is upping value to its managed services offerings with a few new Kaseya plug-ins for its flagship Backup Exec and Symantec Endpoint Protection products. The goal? Making a bigger dent in growing SMB markets. Read More...
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Apr 25th, 2013
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/ CRN Box hires former security executives from Yahoo and Symantec in its bid to bolster trust with customers and encourage enterprise adoption. Read More...
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Apr 18th, 2013
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Stefanie Hoffman / Channelnomics Symantec has been criticized by partners as being late to the cloud. Now the Mountain View, Calif.-based security firm is revving its cloud prowess with a bigger and more strategic entrance into cloud markets. But like anything else, the going will be slow for a while. Read More...
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Apr 17th, 2013
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Stefanie Hoffman / Channelnomics Most opening keynotes generate excitement and pump up the audience with a “let’s go get ’em” team spirit. But at Symantec Vision Conference 2013, CEO Steve Bennett laid it out in no uncertain terms that the company is in a state of transition and has a long ways to go before […]...
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Apr 5th, 2013
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/ CRN Former Symantec CEO John W. Thompson says the aim was true on the security-storage vision behind the blockbuster $11 billion Symantec-Veritas merger in 2005, but the execution could have been better. Read More...
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Apr 1st, 2013
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/ SMB Nation Last week, Level Platforms announced an integration partnership with Symantec that will bring updated functionality from the Symantec Backup Exec Service Module to MSPs currently using Managed Workplace. This partnership came about as a result of Symantec’s participation in Level Platforms’ Vendor Alliance Program. Read More...
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Apr 1st, 2013
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Chris Gonsalves / Channelnomics Level Platform’s updated Symantec Backup Exec service module now gives MSPs the added ability to monitor backup status across all of the sites they manage from a single Managed Workplace dashboard. Read More...
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Mar 21st, 2013
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Doug Woodburn / Channelnomics Symantec’s CEO has written to top partners and customers to reassure them that the company remains committed to its solutions across endpoint encryption, endpoint protection, enterprise mobility and endpoint management Read More...
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Mar 13th, 2013
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VAR_Staffing / VAR Staffing It doesn't matter which IT Principle you talk to – ask them to list their top technology concerns and mobility is guaranteed to be on the list. As the functionality of smartphones and tablets improves – along with services like the cloud – the use of these gadgets in a business setting […]...
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Mar 11th, 2013
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/ CRN At XChange Solution Provider, Symantec tells partners it is organizing more than 200 point products into three solutions sets: user productivity and protection, information security and information management. Read More...
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Feb 28th, 2013
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Stefanie Hoffman / Channelnomics Advanced persistent threats have created an environment that has elicited the need for detailed forensics and Big Data threat analysis. And Symantec plans to rise to the occasion with future Big Data platforms while increasingly relying on an increasingly specialized channel to take related solutions and services to market. Read More...
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Feb 13th, 2013
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Stefanie Hoffman / Channelnomics Symantec is hoping to give new life to the SSL industry with new code signing techniques, algorithm options and a slew of service offerings that promise to expand the market while giving partners new tools to carve out new inroads in SSL with security-focused customers. Read More...