Norton antivirus software maker Symantec Corp has agreed to sell its data storage unit, Veritas, for $8 billion to a group led by Carlyle Group LP as it seeks cash to turn around its core security software business.
The deal, the
The security software market in GCC is set to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.3 per cent until 2016, according to an analysis from International Data Corporation (IDC).
These increased efforts come as the GCC&
Paris-based OpenTrust, an IT security software publisher, has named I(TS)2, a leading provider of integrated security solutions and consulting services in the Middle East, its software distributor in Saudi Arabia.
Trend Micro has unveiled the latest version of its advanced security software that protects operating systems, applications and data on physical, virtual and cloud servers, and virtual desktops.
The launch of Trend Micro Deep Security
Intel Corp said it would buy security software maker McAfee for $7.7 billion to capitalise on rising demand for better safeguards for laptops, smartphones and tablets.
Intel will pay $48 per share in cash for McAfee in its biggest acquisit
Businesses in the Middle East must look closely at the dangers and costs of data loss on their bottom line, said en expert.
Certain industry sectors across the region have already started to seriously consider and take action when it comes
ESET, a leader in proactive IT threat protection, said it has entered into an agreement with Intel for distribution of ESET security software products along with Intel-branded desktop motherboards starting from the first quarter of 2010.
SafeBoot is expanding its international footprint by entering the Middle Eastern market.
SafeBoot, a leading vendor of enterprise-class security software for the protection of data that resides on mobile and portable devices and computers,