Though the security market has been exploding, Network Associates, Inc. (NAI) will likely post a loss for FY'99. However, don't expect the security monolith to be down for the count. Year 2000 will be a better year. The momentum of the market will add enough spark to NAI's new corporate strategy to ignite a profitability flame and help it regain its stance.
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re-brand itself as a Network Tools company. As year 2000 gets underway, with a new concentrical ASPish focus, NAI expects to take the Network Tools story, throw in some management, and evolve into a Distributed Systems Management company. Today NAI is trying to brand itself as The World-leader in Security and Availability for E-Business. Since it is common knowledge in the world of information security that security is often contrary to availability, it is clear that NAI hopes to dispel this myth