When it comes to anti-virus software and security suites, three leaders stand apart among channel pros. AVG Technologies and Symantec Corp. shared top honors in both categories this year, followed by dual bronze winner Kaspersky Lab.
AVG Technologies Inc. is a provider of Internet and mobile security, privacy, and optimization solutions, as well as AVG Managed Workplace, a remote monitoring and management solution.
Symantec provides security, storage, and systems management software for businesses and consumers. The company's applications handle such functions as virus protection, PC maintenance, data backup and recovery, intrusion detection, data loss prevention, spam control, content filtering, and remote server management.