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Antivirus Software: Market Review
Computer viruses are spreading through the Internet at an unprecedented rate and the antivirus market is now a $3 billion (USD) a year industry. This report

norton systemworks  and merged with Peter Norton Computing in 1990. Headquartered in Cupertino, California (US), Symantec has offices in thirty-five countries and its current CEO is John. W. Thompson. In the fiscal year 2004, the company did $1,870,100,000 (USD) in sales (up 65 percent from the previous year) and produced a net income of $370,600,000 (USD). In 2004, Symantec employed 4,678 people world wide, which represents a 23 percent growth over the 2003 fiscal year. Figure 1: Symantec's stock 2004-2005 Source: Hoovers

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The Tangled Web: Silent Threats and Invisible Enemies


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Anti-Virus Advisories: Rating Them


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Trend Micro Anti-Virus Server for Microsoft Exchange ~ A Secure Choice For Enterprise Wide Anti Virus Protection.


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6 Steps for Linking Corporate Strategy to the Budget


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norton systemworks  into the future. In Norton and Kaplan's Balanced Scorecard methodology, these areas form part of the internal business process and learning and growth perspectives. Interestingly, this means that many of the measures within a plan will not be financial. Employee knowledge, customer relationships, and the culture of innovation may create the bulk of value for any organization. In fact, this value can be as much as 75 percent of the total value of the organization.4 This is perhaps the greatest reason Read More

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norton systemworks  by Drs. Kaplan & Norton in their new book The Execution Premium. You will learn how the strategy management system extends into operational management and decision making by leveraging three key components: people, processes, and technology. Our research also involved surveying 101 organizations representing a wide range of industries in order to explore the relationship between their management practices and the performance results they have achieved. Among our most important findings: IT, if aligned Read More

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Network Associates Hopes to Rekindle the Flame


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