Cupertino, Calif. --December 19, 1997--As the end of 1997 approaches and 1998 is just around the corner, people often make personal or professional New Year's resolutions. Symantec Corporation (Nasdaq: SYMC) is pleased to offer some New Year's resolutions to get small businesses started and keep businesses productive and competitive. Symantec, an expert in the small business-computing segment, provides leading desktop applications that together provide a productivity and protection solution for small businesses. A recent study by Home Office Computing Magazine showed 30% of small business owners said getting the most of technology was their most challenging task and 70% surveyed said getting new business was their number one priority. With that in mind, Symantec offers the following New Years resolutions:
Symantec Corporation helps make users productive and keep their computers safe and reliable anywhere and anytime. Symantec offers a broad range of solutions and is acclaimed as a leader in both customer satisfaction and product brand recognition. The company is focused on addressing customer needs in three main application areas: the Norton Product line of anti-virus and PC-assistance products; the pcANYWHERE, WinFax, and ACT! product lines that cater to remote user productivity; and the Café product lines in Internet development tools.
Founded in 1982, the company's global operations span North America, Europe, Japan, and several fast-growing markets throughout Asia Pacific and Latin America. Traded on Nasdaq under the symbol SYMC, Symantec Corporation is based in Cupertino, California, and employs more than 2,000 people. Information on the company and its products can be obtained by calling (800) 441-7234 toll free, (541) 334-6054, or accessed on the World Wide Web at http://www.symantec.com.
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