Symantec Completes Quarterdeck Acquisition
Cupertino, Calif,. - March 30, 1999 - Symantec Corporation
(Nasdaq:SYMC), today announced completion of the acquisition of Quarterdeck
Corporation (OTC:QDECK). A meeting of Quarterdeck's shareholders took place
March 29, 1999 where by stockholders unanimously approved the merger.
Quarterdeck is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Symantec.
This acquisition further enables us to provide our customers with best-of breed
solutions," said Gordon Eubanks, president and CEO of Symantec. "By integrating
Quarterdeck's technology with ours we continue to deliver superior products to
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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