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Brian Modena | 12 Jan 2012 | 0 comments

Monday we had the wonderful experience of being human: We made a mistake.

In our press release highlighting a recent Netcraft report, we stated that Symantec has a 40 percent market share of the EV SSL market. However, we actually have 65 percent market share.

We’ve corrected the mistake in our release on our website, and are happy to note that we had under reported our market share, which is much less embarrassing than if we over reported.

You can view the updated release here: http://bit.ly/zFtwFB.

The January Netcraft report follows a year riddled with high-profile attacks and targeting of Certificate Authorities—attacks that highlight the need for a strong, reliable, and responsible Certificate Authority community. The increasing popularity of SSL certificates and EV SSL certificates, as reflected in...

Spencer Parkinson | 22 Oct 2009 | 1 comment
Symantec Enterprise Support Services was honored this week with a 2009 STAR Award for service excellence in mission critical support at the Technology Services World conference 2009.  The award recognizes organizations for providing technical support in mission-critical environments where “system up-time” is imperative.
 
Symantec Enterprise Support Services was selected for delivering exceptional customer support responsiveness, integrated product supportability, and proactive support services to keep Symantec enterprise customers up and running 24/7.  The comprehensive proactive support services and in-depth expertise of advanced level support engineers from Symantec Business Critical Services differentiated Symantec in the industry.
 
 “We are honored to receive this recognition by TSIA and our peers in the...
Jessica Johannes | 14 Sep 2009 | 0 comments
The CTO Forum announced that Joe Pasqua, vice president, research for Symantec, has been appointed to its executive board. The CTO Forum brings together senior technology executives from leading organizations to foster discussion and collaboration regarding the advancement of technology and innovation within organizations. Innovation is one of Symantec’s core values and the CTO Forum is one of several organizations Symantec participates in as part of our efforts to advance innovation. Our continued focus on innovation helps to strengthen our businesses and improve our competitive positioning. ...
Jessica Johannes | 09 Sep 2009 | 0 comments
Symantec was again selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index(DJSI World) and Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index(DJSI North America). The company is listed on the DJSI World Index for the second consecutive year and on the DJSI North America Index for the third consecutive year.    The company is one of a handful of technology companies to be listed on the DJSI World Index. Some notable areas where Symantec has progressed in its environmental and social responsibility efforts which impacted the company’s score and ranking include improvements in environmental reporting and social reporting due to the publication of Symantec’s first Corporate Responsibility Report.
 
The DJSI World is comprised of the leading companies in terms of sustainability...
Randy Cochran | 18 Aug 2009 | 1 comment

Today’s economic climate is unlike anything we’ve recently seen and Symantec recognizes that our partners may be experiencing new challenges to their businesses. It may be more difficult to access extra capital or there may be a decrease in buying power or cash flow. Symantec’s partners are our most vital sales channel and we’re committed to helping them continue to increase their revenue, grow their business and thrive, even in these difficult economic times.

Symantec is pleased to offer the Extended Terms Financing Program providing free 60-day extended payment terms for selected products from August 10, 2009 through January 29, 2010. Exclusively for Symantec Registered and Silver North American Partner Program Members possessing an SMB Specialization, the Symantec Extended Terms Program offers credit at no cost to partners enabling them to manage their cash flow with confidence and without disruption to business operations. The savings can be put to their bottom line...

jbmtl | 24 Jun 2009 | 1 comment

i am very happy to using the symantec services

only the symantec is giving good support with the forums

and in the forums it giving many more opportunities earn the money also

so people very much intrested in joining in forums

its not only earning the money we also getting immediate solution for many issues from many people

i am heartly like to say thank you symantec

Jessica Johannes | 03 Mar 2009 | 0 comments

Symantec is previewing the the pilot release of Project Guru at this week’s DEMO 2009 conference in Palm Desert, Calif. Project Guru is a secure, Web-based service that enables tech savvy individuals to provide remote support for friends and family efficiently and effectively. It provides “techies” who are frequently sought after by relatives and friends for PC help with a secure, scalable Web-based environment to provide remote technical support without the need to spend a lot of time on the phone or visiting in person. It enables secure remote desktop connections leveraging the same internally developed technology as Symantec’s remote access offering. Project Guru is complementary to Symantec’s...

Jessica Johannes | 25 Feb 2009 | 0 comments

Symantec announced the recipients of  the Symantec Research Labs (SRL) Graduate Fellowship for 2009. After an extensive selection process, the Symantec Research Labs team has identified Kevin Butler, Marco Cova and Polo Chau to receive full one-year fellowships covering 100 percent of tuition and fees, along with a competitive stipend to fund ongoing research in their respective areas of expertise. The SRL Graduate Fellowship program is currently in its third year and has played a strong role in Symantec’s efforts to develop innovative solutions to today’s challenges. Past recipients of the SRL Graduate Fellowship have made substantial contributions to our market-leading products, prestigious industry groups and the academic community. The program is one of several efforts we undertake with top U.S....

Deirdre Sena | 25 Feb 2009 | 1 comment

Symantec recently received Energy Star 2008 Certification for the Springfield, Ore. location which was also Energy Star certified in 2007.  The Energy Star rating is significant as it indicates that its recipients are among the top 25% of facilities in the country for excellent energy performance. Commercial buildings that have earned the Energy Star use on average 35 percent less energy than typical similar buildings and generate one-third less carbon dioxide. Energy Star allows Symantec to reduce its carbon footprint while saving Symantec money by being more energy efficient and using less energy.Energy Star is an energy program that measures current energy performance, monitors goals, tracks savings and rewards improvements.  Symantec is in the process of certifying 6 additional buildings in Dublin, the UK, Cupertino, Mountain View and Roseville, CA.

Cory Edwards | 23 Feb 2009 | 0 comments

Enterprise Vault 7.5 made headlines in December when it won Network World’s comparative product review for email archiving and e-discovery and again today when it was named part of the publication’s Best of the Test Awards 2009.

Here is the overview:

Best of Test Distinction: This 10-year-old e-mail archiving product certainly showed its age -- in a good way, that is. Enterprise Vault sports a mature interface that makes it easy to access all of its many features. It also offers scalability, flexibility of policies and
granularity of control that are as good as it gets.

 

What's new? In January,...