CUPERTINO, Calif. -- June 19, 1996 -- Symantec Corporation, Delrina Group, (Nasdaq: SYMC), the worldwide leader in PC communications software, today invited mobile users, telecommuters and IS professionals to test drive its new pcANYWHER32 v7.5, the world’s first 32-bit remote access solution for Windows 95 and Windows NT. Users can download free, a fully functional 30-day trial version of its new pcANYWHERE32 v7.5 via Symantec’s home page at http://www.bhs.com.
pcANYWHERE32 v7.5 is the first mobile access and remote control solution specifically designed for both Windows 95 and Windows NT. As the only remote access offering on the market today to be Windows 95, Microsoft BackOffice and CA-Unicenter certified corporate users can be assured that Symantec’s new product meets the industry’s highest quality and reliability standards for mission critical use. Symantec has also prepared a white paper on remote communications which can be obtained by sending an e-mail message to firstname.lastname@example.org or via Symantec’s home page at www.symantec.com/pca.
With its enhanced support for the Internet, ISDN, wireless infrared, and many other new features pcANYWHERE32 v7.5 offers users a new level of remote connectivity never before available in a shrink-wrapped box. The product provides one-click remote access across the Internet, and eliminates the reliance on WINS Servers. With advanced OLE 2.0 support, anyone can create connection icons to place on their computer desktop, Word document – or Web page. These features coupled with built-in data encryption, virus scanning and password protection make pcANYWHERE32 the easiest and most secure way to do remote control and file transfer over the Internet and corporate Intranets.
Since it’s introduction last November, pcANYWHERE32 for Windows 95 and Windows NT has received numerous industry awards recognizing its technical excellence and usability. The awards include PCWeek Labs Analyst’s Choice; Comdex Fall Best of Show in Connectivity from BYTE Magazine; InfoWorld 1995 Readers Choice Award for Networking Product of the Year; Home Office Best Buy from Home Office Computing Magazine; and the World Class Award 1996 for Remote Access from PC World Magazine. Mobile Office Magazine’s Peter Varhol described Symantec’s pcANYWHERE32 "a long-term communications solution for anyone who telecommutes from home or is continually traveling on business." Patrick Marshall at Federal Computer Week went further to say, "From its easy-to-use interface to its extensive security features, pcANYWHERE32 sets the standard for the industry."
Users without Internet access can receive the free trial version of pcANYWHERE32 v7.5 for Windows 95 and Windows NT by calling 541-335-7000 (S&H not included). The retail version of pcANYWHERE32 v7.5 is available at leading computer retailers everywhere and is street priced at $149, including a parallel cable.
About Symantec Corporation
Symantec Corporation develops, markets and supports a complete line of application and system software products designed to enhance individual and workgroup productivity as well as manage networked computing environments. Platforms supported include IBM personal computers and compatibles, Apple Macintosh computers as well as all major network operating systems. Founded in 1982, the company’s global operations span North America, Europe and several fast growing markets throughout Asia Pacific and Latin America. Information on the company and its products can be obtained by calling (800) 441-7234 toll free or (541) 334-6054.
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