Symantec Joins HP & American Airlines to Help Increase the Productivity of Traveling Professionals
Cupertino, Calif --August 19, 1998-- Symantec Corporation (Nasdaq:
SYMC) today announced that pcANYWHERE, Norton Utilities
and Norton AntiVirus will be included in Hewlett-Packard Company's business
centers located in all of American Airline's Admirals Clubs in the
U.S. With the addition of these award-winning software solutions,
traveling professionals' information is virus protected and the
business center PCs come supported with comprehensive utilities and
troubleshooting tools to ensure a positive user experience.
"Symantec understands the needs of busy travelers which is why we are
offering our award-winning products to meet those travelers' needs,"
said Christopher Calisi, Vice President of Symantec's Remote
Productivity Solutions Group. "We are pleased to be working with HP
and American Airlines to bring these industry leading solutions to
travelers who need to stay productive while on the road."
Norton AntiVirus is a comprehensive 32-bit anti-virus protection for
Windows 95 and Windows NT desktop workstations. It is a complete
virus protection application designed specifically for Windows 95 and
Windows NT desktops. The product includes Bloodhound technology for
protection against unknown viruses, LiveUpdate for automatic
scheduling and updating of new virus definitions, SARC support,
self-configuration, scanning, optional virus notification for IS
managers, and a bootable emergency disk for out-of-the-box cleanup.
pcANYWHERE is a world-class remote control solution that offers users
remote access, file transfers, and general communications with modem,
cable, and network connections in one box. With pcANYWHERE, users can
quickly access applications and data on their office PC or networks,
enabling business professionals to remain productive from anywhere.
Norton Utilities 3.0 for Windows 95 is an unrivaled, award-winning
utilities product that was first
introduced in 1982. Widely recognized as the experts' choice for
solving serious computer problems, Norton Utilities continues to
provide the most complete and powerful set of utilities available for
safe and reliable computing on Windows 95-based PCs. Norton Utilities
provide unrivaled problem-solving power and is the preferred choice
for individuals who want to actively troubleshoot problems on their
Norton Utilities, Norton AntiVirus and pcANYWHERE are available from
Symantec's network of authorized resellers. For the free 30-day trial
versions, visit the Symantec web site at
Symantec is the world leader in utility software for business and personal computing.
Symantec products and solutions help 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. Symantec is traded on Nasdaq under the symbol SYMC. More information
on the company and its products can be obtained at www.symantec.com.
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