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2008-09-17 15:00:12

Today at VMworld 2008, VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), the global leader in virtualization solutions from the desktop to the datacenter, announced the second wave of technology partners to join the VMware Alliance Affiliate Initiative. These new Alliance Affiliate partners build on the success of current participating technology partners, including CA, Dell, EMC, LeftHand Networks, McAfee, NetApp, Riverbed, and Vizioncore. Participation in the VMware Alliance Affiliate Initiative provides technology...

2008-09-16 09:00:30

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the expansion of Symantec Protection Network, with the immediate availability of Symantec Online Remote Access beta release, helping businesses securely access their files and applications on their computer regardless of physical location. Symantec Online Remote Access, powered by pcAnywhere, is the third service offering since the Symantec Protection Network launch in February and builds on the success of Online Backup and Online Storage for...

2008-08-12 09:00:55

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), makers of Norton security software, announced the availability of Norton Safe Web beta, a Web site rating service that makes the Internet a safer place, whether shopping, watching video, downloading music or just surfing the Web. Leveraging the power of Norton Safe Web beta, users can easily differentiate safe Web sites from malicious ones by observing the visual site ratings delivered within everyday search results from top sites like Google, Yahoo! and Live...

2008-07-29 09:00:41

Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced an upgrade to Symantec Network Access Control, providing comprehensive enforcement for managed endpoints, guest users and unmanaged devices. Symantec is helping customers reduce overall cost and simplify network access control deployment by integrating the on-demand client into Symantec Network Access Control. In addition, consolidated network access control policy configuration and management for managed and guest users can all be done through the...

2008-07-16 09:00:41

CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), makers of Norton security software, today announced that Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division and Toshiba of Canada Limited will include Norton 360 or Norton Internet Security 2008 on all of its laptop computers. Toshiba will offer a full-featured complimentary 60-day introductory subscription of Norton security software in English, Spanish and French to its laptop customers in North...

2008-06-24 02:29:37

The U.S. Senate has designated the month of June as National Internet Safety Month to "provide the citizens of the United States with an opportunity to learn more about the dangers of the Internet and the importance of being safe and responsible online." Senate resolution S. RES 567 asks the assistance of national and community organizations to "provide information and training that develops critical thinking and decision-making skills that are needed for Internet safety." Answering this...

2008-06-18 09:01:01

Teach For America today announced the recipients of the Symantec Award for Innovation, which recognizes outstanding Teach For America teachers known as Corps members. The award, sponsored by Symantec Corp., was established in 2003 to recognize Teach For America members who demonstrate innovation (through a project, program, or approach to teaching), collaboration (with fellow teachers, their students' parents, and/or community members), and measurable gains in their students' academic...

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2008-05-28 10:20:00

Smartphones such as Research in Motion Ltd's BlackBerry and Apple Inc's iPhone have been steadily increasing, but the market for software to protect mobile devices such as smartphones has yet to take off.Enrique Salem, Symantec Corp's Chief Operating Officer, estimates that it is currently worth a few hundred million dollars a year.Salem said it is growing, but given the number of handsets, the number of smartphones, you would think it would be growing at a much higher rate. "I can't give you...

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2006-06-21 16:35:00

LONDON - Symantec Corp. said on Wednesday the release of its new Web-based security service would depend on response to user trials and would be held back if required tweaks meant it would miss the key holiday period in the United States. The firm said it would also announce details of its product, which aims to give online users better protection from cyber criminals when paying bills and buying and selling over the Internet next week. Symantec's president of consumer products, Enrique...

2006-06-13 00:50:00

LAS VEGAS -- Yahoo Inc., the world's largest provider of e-mail services, said on Monday that a software virus aimed at Yahoo Mail users had infected "a very small fraction" of its base of more than 200 million accounts. The e-mail virus, or worm, has been dubbed Yamanner and landed in Yahoo mailboxes bearing the headline "New Graphic Site." Once opened, the message infects the computer and spreads to other users listed in Yahoo users' e-mail address books, security experts said. The e-mail...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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