CUPERTINO,Calif. -Sep. 05, 2000- Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced Symantec Ghost 6.5 Enterprise Edition, a comprehensive PC management tool that provides administrators with a flexible solution for operating system deployment, software and hardware distribution and disaster recovery. With pending Logo Certification for Microsoft Windows 2000, Symantec Ghost 6.5 will be a tool of choice for migrating to Windows 2000.
"Symantec Ghost 6.5 Enterprise eases distribution and maintenance difficulties for IT administrators," said Gail Hamilton, senior vice president, Enterprise Solutions Division, Symantec Corporation. "Administrators now have an easy-to-use interface tool with which to manage their system -- across both a networked or mobile environment."
Improved Management Tool For Administrators
Symantec Ghost 6.5 includes several new features designed to give administrators the most complete information available regarding their enterprise environments:
Symantec Ghost 6.5 Enterprise Edition is now available through Symantec's worldwide network of distributors and resellers. For more information about purchasing Symantec Ghost 6.5, call 1-800-745-6054 or to down load a trial version of the product visit http://enterprisesecurity.symantec.com/
Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help individuals and enterprises assure the security, availability, and integrity of their information. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has operations in more than 40 countries. More information is available at www.symantec.com.
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