what is Symantec and Symantec Product
Symantec or Symantec Corporation is a software company founded by Gary Hendrix on March 1, 1982, in Mountain View, California, United States of America. The company is a multinational producer of software for security, storage, backup and availability. It also has been offering professional services to its customers to support its software.
Symantec has evolved to become the global leader in cyber security, with more than 11,000 employees in more than 35 countries. It has been operating as one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, that protects customers from the next generation threats and attacks. Symantec is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500 stock-market index.
Symantec Corporation has been offering a wide range of products and services. Some of the popular products as of 2015 are described below:
• Norton Small Business-
It is a multi-device, and single solution program designed to secure businesses from malware, viruses, and other threats. This software manages protection for companies from one convenient web portal, and cover all devices with one subscription.
• Norton Family Premier-
It is a cloud-based parental control service that assist communication among parents and their children’s online activities. It was named as Norton Online Family before.
• Norton Internet Security-
It refers to a computer program that prevents and removes viruses and malwares. It uses signatures and heuristics to identify viruses, and also offers personal firewall, email spam filtering, and phishing protection services.
• Norton Security-
It is a cross platform with security suite aimed to provide real-time malware prevention and removal, protection from identity theft and performance tuning tools. It also features personal firewall, email spam filtering, and phishing protection. Released in September 2014, it is the succeedor to Norton 360, Norton Internet Security, and Norton AntiVirus.
• Norton Online Backup-
This is a software program that automatically backs up users’ digital photos, videos, music, and documents. Users can promptly restore their files if there are any hard drive crashes, accidental deletion, computer theft, natural disasters, and other mishaps. It backs up files in a single subscription and lets users easily add additional secure storage space if needed.
• Norton Computer Tune Up-
It is developed to allow users to restore their old computer systems, perform like a new one. Norton-certified technicians are available 24/7 to assist repair service for the users.