Kaspersky Lab joins Samsung Enterprise Alliance Programme
Abingdon, UK, 23 January 2012 – Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, today announced that it has become a Golden Member of the Samsung Enterprise Alliance Programme. The new global partnership will mean closer cooperation between the companies and the inclusion of Kaspersky Lab’s products on a wide range of Samsung devices.
Commenting on the new partnership, Garry Kondakov, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Kaspersky Lab, said: “We are very glad to begin the new global partnership with Samsung Electronics and to take our cooperation to a whole new level. Our membership in the Samsung Enterprise Alliance Programme will help us to further develop our mobile solutions based on Samsung’s vast experience, and also expand the distribution of our solutions through Samsung Electronics’ global network, improving our market position on a global scale.”
The Samsung Enterprise Alliance Programme is a comprehensive partner programme designed to provide differentiated benefits for sales, marketing and solutions’ development that enable leading domestic and global independent software vendor and systems integrator partners to create new profit models through Samsung Electronics’ mobile solution business.
As part of the Golden Partnership package, Kaspersky Lab will supply Kaspersky Mobile Security and Kaspersky Tablet Security to Samsung to protect both private and corporate Android-based Samsung mobile devices. These solutions ensure the highest level of security based on advanced protection against privacy violation, device loss or theft, annoying calls and messages, as well as malicious software.
Under another part of the programme, Kaspersky Lab will provide consumer security software to protect Samsung PCs, notebooks and netbooks running on Windows OS. For corporate products, Kaspersky Lab will supply Kaspersky Endpoint Security, different business models, and a flexible approach to achieve the best security for each corporate customer.
Kaspersky Lab Newsroom
Kaspersky Lab has launched a new online newsroom, Kaspersky Lab Newsroom Europe (http://newsroom.kaspersky.eu/en), for journalists throughout Europe. The newsroom is specifically designed to serve many of the media’s most common requests, making it easier for journalists to find product and corporate information, facts and figures, editorial copy, images, videos and audio files, as well as details about the appropriate PR contacts.
About Kaspersky Lab
Kaspersky Lab is the largest antivirus company in Europe. It delivers some of the world’s most immediate protection against IT security threats, including viruses, spyware, crimeware, hackers, phishing, and spam. The company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users. Kaspersky Lab products provide superior detection rates and one of the industry’s fastest outbreak response times for home users, SMBs, large enterprises and the mobile computing environment. Kaspersky® technology is also used worldwide inside the products and services of the industry’s leading IT security solution providers. Learn more at www.kaspersky.co.uk. For the latest on antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-spam and other IT security issues and trends, visit http://www.securelist.com.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2010 consolidated sales of US$135.8 billion. Employing approximately 190,500 people in 206 offices across 68 countries, the company consists of nine independently operated business units: Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, Digital Imaging, Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, semiconductor chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.
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