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  • Don Rath Named Symantec's Interim CFO as Andrew Del Matto Joins Fortinet - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Don Rath Named Symantec’s Interim CFO as Andrew Del Matto Joins Fortinet

    Don Rath has been named interim chief financial officer and chief administrative officer at Symantec as Andrew Del Matto said he will leave those posts to join Fortinent as that firm’s CFO. Rath has been with Symantec since August 2012 and most recently served as vice president of Symantec’s global tax operations. “We’ve made substantial […] More

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    Executive Profile: Mark Bregman, Neustar SVP and CTO

    Dr. Mark Bregman serves as senior vice president and chief technology officer at Neustar, a position he has held since August 2011. In this role he is responsible for Neustar's product technology strategy and product development efforts. Prior to joining the company, Dr. Bregman served as EVP and CTO at Symantec Corp from 2006 to July 2011, where he was […] More

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    Symantec Completes Exit From Hong Kong JV

    Symantec Corp. has sold its stake in a Hong Kong-based joint venture to its former Chinese telecommunications partner for $530 million, the U.S. security company announced Friday. The companies established Huawei-Symantec Technologies Co. Ltd. in 2008, with Symantec owning 49 percent and Huawei owning 51 percent. Huawei now maintains sole proprietorship of all the venture’s […] More

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    Symantec Accepts $530M Buyout From Huawei, Firm with Suspected Ties to Chinese Military

    Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei, which currently owns 51 percent of a joint venture with Symantec, has agreed to purchase the 49 percent it doesn’t own from the American security company. Symantec said it has reached an agreement to sell its 49 percent stake for $530 million, giving Huawei full ownership of the Hong Kong-based security and […] More

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    Symantec Finds Small, Midsize Firms Think Cyberattacks Won't Happen to Them

    A recently released study from Symantec Corp. found that most are aware of potential threats, but it seems small and medium businesses don’t think it could happen to them. The company’s 2011 SMB Threat Awareness Poll revealed high levels of awareness, but did find that SMBs may not be implementing the correct safeguards despite awareness levels, according to the […] More

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    Symantec, Partners Deliver Hosted, User-Defined Security Controls

    Symantec Corp. has formed a strategic partnership with Tekmark Global Solutions and Centri Technology Inc. to deliver hosted, user-defined security controls in a solution called Symantec Accelerated Next Generation Network Protection. The company says the partnership will enable providers to offer mobile subscribers the ability to improve their safety online. Subscribers can use the controls while they […] More

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    Symantec Finalizes Clearwell Acquisition

    Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) has completed its acquisition of privately held Clearwell Systems Inc., which is now a part of Symantec’s Information Management Group. The acquisition of Clearwell brings together the industry's archiving, backup and eDiscovery offerings to provide customers with comprehensive information management solutions, Symantec said in a release. Shawn Waggoner, director of archiving and […] More

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    Symantec Honored with Two STAR Awards

    Symantec Enterprise Support Services has received two 2011 STAR Awards for Excellence from the Technology Services Industry Association, in the Excellence in Value-Added Support and Customer Commitment categories. “Maintaining high availability, security and performance is critical for Symantec enterprise customers,“ said David Hare, vice president, Enterprise Support Services at Symantec. “These awards validate our commitment […] More

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    Symantec Honors Federal Cybersecurity Leaders

    Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the 2011 Cyber 4 Award winners at the Symantec Government Symposium 2011, a one-day annual event devoted to government and its partners. The Cyber 4 Awards recognize four leaders who exemplify excellence in government cybersecurity through their contributions to programs that address cybersecurity challenges and protect U.S. data and […] More

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