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Greg Clark, CEO of Symantec, Recognized on CRN’s List of Top 100 Executives
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – August 11, 2016 – Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC), the global leader in cyber security, is proud to announce today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Greg Clark, CEO of Symantec, to its 2016 list of Top 100 Executives and John Thompson, Global VP of Partner and Channel Sales, to its 2016 Top 25 Channel Sales Leaders. These annual lists recognize leaders from the technology industry who have played an integral role in shaping today’s IT channel, whether by driving huge cultural shifts, creating rich opportunities or forging innovative new routes to success.
Symantec Completes Acquisition of Blue Coat to Define the Future of Cyber Security
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – August 1, 2016 – Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) today announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Blue Coat, Inc., a leading provider of web security for enterprises and governments worldwide. The acquisition of Blue Coat complements Symantec’s innovative product portfolio and creates the industry’s largest pure play cyber security company.
Symantec Partners with the SSL Store to Quickly Enable Encryption for Millions of Websites
NEW ORLEANS, HostingCon – July 25, 2016 – Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC), the global leader in cybersecurity, today announced that The SSL Store™ has become the first reseller of Symantec’s Encryption Everywhere program in the Americas. With over 7,000 resellers in over 120 countries, The SSL Store accelerates access to encryption and other advanced security options for millions of websites. Since announcing the Encryption Everywhere program in March of 2016, Symantec has partnered with some of the world’s largest distributors and hosting providers, including The SSL Store and 1&1 in Europe, to reach its goal of securing every legitimate website by 2018.
Symantec Launches Control Compliance Suite to Help Companies Move to Agile IT Process
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 20, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the global leader in cybersecurity, today announced the next version of Symantec Control Compliance Suite, the enterprise-class IT governance, risk and compliance solution. Symantec Control Compliance Suite delivers new features to give IT and Security Operations teams the ability to implement agile business processes while remaining in compliance with regulations. As more and more companies adopt agile practices to keep up with the fast pace of innovation and change, agile compliance is a critical part of the development process.
Symantec to Webcast Quarterly Earnings Call
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 11, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, August 4, at 5 p.m. ET/ 2 p.m. PT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter, which ended July 1, 2016.
Symantec Announces Appointment of Michael Fey as President and Chief Operating Officer Upon Closing of Blue Coat Acquisition
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 11, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) today announced that Michael Fey will join Symantec as President and Chief Operating Officer upon closing of the previously announced acquisition of Blue Coat, Inc. He will report to Greg Clark, Symantec CEO-designate.