Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Avira enters the French professional data security market

The IT security software developer used the IT Partners trade show as its stage to launch its new certification program and organize its French distribution network

Paris, 03 February 2010 – Avira, a pioneer in IT-security with almost 25 years in the marketplace and more than 100 million users worldwide, announced its entry into the French market by participating in the IT Partners 2010 trade show, where it unveiled its first distribution program aimed at the French professional market.

The certification program will provide support for the marketing of the award-winning AntiVir product line, designed to protect companies of all sizes, including large corporations, SME's and small businesses. Avira solutions meet the full range of business protection and security needs, from the individual workstation to messaging servers and the Internet.

Avira’s product line includes three different solutions, adapted to each business's particular needs and structure:

  • Avira AntiVir Professional
  • Avira AntiVir NetWork
  • Avira SmallBusiness Suite

In order to better address the needs of the professional market, Avira is now seeking partnerships with IT-security specialists and resellers. The Avira program team will provide all necessary sales support, including training, technical support, and marketing programs.

About Avira

Avira protects people in the connected world – enabling everyone to manage, secure, and improve their digital lives. The Avira umbrella covers a portfolio of security and performance applications for Windows, Android, Mac, and iOS. In addition, the reach of our protective technologies extends through OEM partnerships. Our security solutions consistently achieve best-in-class results in independent tests for detection, performance, and usability. Avira is a privately-owned company that employs 500 people. Its headquarters are near Lake Constance, in Tettnang, Germany, and the company has additional offices in Romania, India, Singapore, China, Japan & the United States. A portion of Avira's sales support the Auerbach Foundation, which assists education, children, and families in need. For more information about Avira visit